Redesigning. Rethinking. Reducing. Reusing. Going beyond recycling—that’s what zero waste is all about. Although recycling is the first step in the journey, achieving zero waste goes far beyond, and by focusing on the larger picture, businesses can reap impressive benefits.
Last week, the Greenbuild Conference and Expo made history by hosting the inaugural Greenbuild India in partnership with ABEC Exhibitions and Conferences. Hundreds of leaders, experts and frontline professionals dedicated to sustainable building convened in Mumbai for inspiring keynotes, robust sessions, invaluable networking and an interactive expo hall.
According to a newly published report from CBRE and USGBC, as Chinese builders move in accordance with the nation’s 13th Five Year Plan, green building space is expected to reach two billion square meters by 2020, up from current estimates of 600 million square meters of green building space spread across more than 300 cities.
Washington, D.C.—(November 7, 2017)—GBCI, the premier organization independently recognizing excellence in green business performance and practice globally, announced a new partnership with STAR Communities to address the needs of cities and communities around the world seeking a consistent framework for advancing sustainability.
For the green building community, every challenge is an opportunity: How do we leverage our assets to create triple-bottom-line value for our investors, our users and our future?
Today’s parking and transportation assets—be they structures, surface lots, bike share stations, EV charging infrastructure or the people who keep them all working—are the building blocks for a future of more mobility for more people, using less resources, while creating healthier communities.
Real estate owners are amplifying the sustainable impact of their properties by embracing both LEED and Parksmart certifications. Parksmart, the world’s only rating system advancing sustainable mobility through smarter parking structure design and operation, expands sustainable mobility opportunities for both tenants and visitors.
Share your knowledge at the 2018 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo in Europe. As the world’s largest green building exposition of its type, Greenbuild provides a forum for the green building community to unite, change lives, revolutionize business and address our world’s most pressing problems. In April 2018, for the first time ever, Greenbuild International Conference is coming to Europe.
You’ve had success cutting waste and growing your triple bottom line, but can you add TRUE Zero Waste certification to your list of accomplishments? Understanding the scope of the certification and meeting the minimum program requirements is key to taking the next step. Find out if your facility is eligible to be recognized for zero waste excellence with TRUE by reading the requirements below.
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