September 20, 2019

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The Ray and Curiosity Lab at Peachtree Corners Partner to Further Transportation Innovation Combining Urban and Rural Settings

Published: Jul 01, 2019 – 03:00 PM EST

Jul. 01 /CSRwire/ - The Ray and Curiosity Lab at Peachtree Corners, are excited to announce a partnership to further transportation innovation in Georgia. The key purposes of this partnership include: The facilitation of emerging technology testing and demonstration between the two locations...

Bridgestone EMEA Prepares for the Future with €36 Million Commitment to Smart Factory Project

Published: Jul 01, 2019 – 01:00 PM EST

BRUSSELS, Jul. 01 /CSRwire/ - Bridgestone EMEA announces today it is investing €36 million to digitise its manufacturing operations and create the smart factories of the future. From 2019 onwards, the project will enable Bridgestone EMEA to respond faster and more flexibly to...

WELL Project Profile: Metropole Head Office in Taipei, Taiwan

Published: Jun 21, 2019 – 12:37 PM EST

Jun. 21 /CSRwire/ - Metropole Industrial Co. Ltd., an innovative leader of the HVAC industry, is the company behind Taiwan's first WELL Certified interiors project at the Gold level. Their new 6,867 sq ft (638 sq m) head office in Neihu District, Taipei...

New Sydney Metro Northwest Stations Built Using 100% Responsibly Sourced Timber

Published: Jun 19, 2019 – 11:56 AM EST

SYDNEY, Jun. 19 /CSRwire/ - Metro station canopies and multi-story parking façades recently completed as part of the Sydney Metro Northwest project have been constructed with 100% responsibly sourced timber, according to certification body SCS Global Services (SCS). The wood used at seven...

Olympic House Becomes One of the Most Sustainable Buildings in the World

Published: Jun 13, 2019 – 03:35 PM EST

Olympic House, the new headquarters of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), has received three of the most rigorous sustainable building certifications. It has therefore become one of the most sustainable buildings in the world.

HARC Joins Forces With Green Mountain Energy Sun Club to Support Sustainability Research and Regional Green Building Leadership

Published: May 14, 2019 – 04:10 PM EST

HOUSTON, May 14 /CSRwire/ - HARC and Green Mountain Energy Sun Club leaders celebrated the completion of a sustainability project signifying a major step towards the organization's goal of achieving a highly regarded net zero energy (NZE) status, which would make the HARC...

HPD Open Standard Version 2.2 Released

Published: May 08, 2019 – 04:00 PM EST

WAKEFIELD, Mass., May 08 /CSRwire/ - The Health Product Declaration (HPD) Collaborative has released HPD Open Standard Version 2.2, the latest update to its industry-leading open standard for transparency and reporting for building product contents and associated health information. The Release of Version...

Wilsonart and Interlochen Center for the Arts Celebrate the Transformation of The Riley Woods Forest through Art, Song, Dance and Planting Hundreds of Trees

Published: May 07, 2019 – 08:00 AM EST

TEMPLE, Texas, May 07 /CSRwire/ - For a week in April, high school students from Interlochen Center for the Arts joined filmmaker and Interlochen artist-in-residence Lydia Hicks to highlight progress in the transformation of Riley Woods, a 10-acre red pine plantation forest located...

Solidia Technologies Surpasses Four Million Kilograms of Carbon Impact in Cement and Concrete

Published: Apr 23, 2019 – 08:00 AM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J., Apr. 23 /CSRwire/ - The carbon impact of Solidia Technologies® cement and concrete has surpassed four million kilograms (8.8 million lbs) through the combination of emissions reduction and carbon capture achieved during production. Solidia's technology allows for a 30% reduction in...

U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED Green Building Program Now Recognizes the Living Product Challenge

Published: Apr 19, 2019 – 10:34 AM EST

SEATTLE, Apr. 19 /CSRwire/ - The Living Product Challenge (LPC) is now an approved certification path in the U.S. Green Building Council® (USGBC) LEED® v4/4.1 BD+C program. Living Product Challenge certified products join Declare as a compliant pathway in the LEED version 4...

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