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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Greener Buildings

Greener Buildings

Greener Buildings is a free, Web-based resource to help companies of all sizes and sectors understand and address building design, construction, and operation in a way that aligns environmental responsibility with business success. Its mission is to provide hands-on tools, action steps, and other resources companies can use to understand the underlying issues, and to promote positive, cost-effective practices that improve buildings' environmental performance while simultaneously reducing costs and negative health impacts. Includes information on LEED, case studies, backgrounders, events, news and columns, a database of green building organizations and a database of tools and resources. The site can be explored by topic, including: architecture and design; building materials; energy use; facility management; interiors; land use; waste management; and water use.



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GLRPPR is a member of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange, a national network of regional information centers: NEWMOA (Northeast), WRRC (Southeast), GLRPPR (Great Lakes), ZeroWasteNet (Southwest), P2RIC (Plains), Peaks to Prairies (Mountain), WSPPN (Pacific Southwest), PPRC (Northwest).


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