Shaw Closes Loop On Carpet Recycling
Introduced nearly 10 years ago, Shaw Industries’ Environmental Guarantee pledges that Shaw will take back its tile and broadloom products backed with EcoWorx and recycle back into new EcoWorx carpet backing.
Ceramic Tiles of Italy Announces a Call for Entries
Now in its 16th year, the 2009 Ceramic Tiles of Italy Design Competition celebrates the outstanding work of North American architects and designers who feature Italian ceramic tiles in their institutional, residential or commercial/hospitality spaces.
LEED-Certified Dunkin' Opens in Florida
The St. Petersburg LEED-certified store is a first for Dunkin' Donuts, which broke ground in May 2008, and will serve as a prototype for future green construction projects as well as enhance future building models.
KI Shares Insights on Advanced Learning Spaces
There are significant changes occurring in higher education. Students and faculty are working in teams to solve problems and complete projects, classrooms are becoming more active places, and learning is taking place outside of the traditional classroom.
EnvironDesign Notebook: Rearranging the Furniture: LEED Projects + Office Choices
By Keri Luly, LEED AP
A closer look at the credits that impact CI certification, the rating system where furnishings count most.