Next month, Mexico City will host the inaugural Greenbuild Mexico conference, where hundreds of green building professionals will gather to share best practices in sustainable design, construction, operations and maintenance.
Greenbuild China to be held in country’s tallest building, the LEED Platinum Shanghai Tower
According to a recent report by Navigant Research that assesses the state of global smart city development, innovative parking and mobility solutions are helping smart cities reduce environmental impact, encourage economic development and improve efficiency of services.
You’re ready to earn your TRUE Advisor certificate. You're passionate about zero waste and understand the benefits of becoming a TRUE Advisor. You're eager to join a community of dedicated, enthusiastic professionals committed to sustainability and pursuing zero waste. So how do you get started?
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Administered by GBCI, SITES is a rating system used by landscape professionals to align land development and management with sustainable design. After several years of beta testing, SITES v2 was released in 2015. By 2018, a wide variety of projects in the U.S. and abroad have become certified—more than 40 million square feet to date.
The foundation of a zero waste program is facilitating a closed-loop supply chain and focusing on the highest and best use of all materials. Commodity pricing in the U.S. has been decreasing, and as a result, materials are being sent to landfills and incineration, instead of being put back into a circular economy. The TRUE Zero Waste certification system can make a difference.