The Vinyl Institute attended the USGBC Greenbuild Expo in Philadelphia, providing information on vinyl as a material and its use in sustainable design and construction.
The Green Building Initiative’s Green Globes rating system is making news with new updates, tools and its acceptance by the General Services Administration.
A new resolution urges state agencies and other government entities to use green building rating systems based on voluntary consensus standard procedures.
The House of Representatives advanced three energy related bills this week as Republicans pushed to expand oil and natural gas drilling across the country.
In introducing the legislation, the coalition led by Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Oregon) expressed their concern for the nation’s deteriorating water infrastructure.
American Chemistry Council’s chief economist reports a rise in the chemical industry’s production capacity thanks to declining natural gas prices.