Oklahoma Recognizes Green Globes System
Oklahoma recently became the 16th state in the United States to formally recognize the Green Building Initiative’s Green Globes environmental assessment and rating system in legislation.
40th Annual NeoCon Attracts Thousands
With total attendance exceeding 50,000, the 40th annual NeoCon World’s Trade Fair, North America’s largest conference and exhibition for interior design and facilities management, earned rave reviews from exhibitors and attendees from around the world.
Mannington Earns NSF Gold Certification
Mannington Commercial recently became the first floor covering company to be awarded NSF 332-2007 Draft Standard Gold Certification for all of its commercial inlaid resilient flooring. This is an achievement that recognizes the brand as environmentally preferable (EPP Certified) for meeting the rigorous requirements of the Sustainability Assessment for Resilient Floor Coverings standard.
Koloroo Products Now Free to Download With an Act of Kindness Pledge
Koloroo, the color science division of software design firm Guifx, recently announced that it will offer all of its color planning products as Careware—meaning that all four Koloroo applications are completely free, they only ask that you promise to do something nice for someone before you download. It doesn’t matter how big or small your act of kindness is, just post your plans for a good deed on the Koloroo blog and start downloading.
EnvironDesign Notebook: Shopping 101: What About the Small, Cheap Stuff?
By Keri Luly
Making improvements in production is vital, but we can’t forget about the post-consumption phase.