Posts Tagged ‘ Sustainable Building ’

Inc.: Sustainable Building Materials a Top 8 Industry for Startups

Feb 12th, 2016

According to Inc. magazine, sustainable startups are in. In an article titled 8 Best Industries for Starting a Business Right Now, Inc. writer Graham Winfrey says sustainable building materials are on the up-and-up. “Building materials that are made from renewable resources and reduce pollution and waste are gaining traction,” he writes. “The uptick in U.S. construction activity […]

IGMA Goes Green: Experts Weigh in on Industry Sustainability Efforts

Feb 9th, 2015

There’s no way to discuss the modern manufacture of building products and construction without hitting on the topic of sustainability. That point was not lost on attendees at the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) 2015 Winter Conference in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., last week. All the trending acronyms were discussed—LCA (life cycle assessment), EPD (environmental product […]