Table of Contents September 2010

 
  • Major League Green

    Allen Hershkowitz, senior scientist at the Natural Resources Defense Council, talks about the greening of professional sports.

     
  • Systems Integration

    Green Roofs for Healthy Cities explores the potential of collaboration between green roofs and roof-mounted solar panels.

     
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    Sensitile Scintilla

    Each Sensitile Scintilla panel is internally structured to have thousands of light conducting channels.

     
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    Hunter Douglas Contract Techstyle Canvas

    Techstyle Canvas from Hunter Douglas Contract is an acoustical ceiling tile system.

     
  • GE Hybrid Water Heater

    GE’s hybrid water heater consumes up to 62 percent less energy than a standard electric water heater.

     
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    Dri-Design Ombrae

    Dri-Design’s Ombrae Imaging Technology uses an advanced computer software system to cut 3-D pixels into panels.

     
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    Armstrong Cirrus HRC

    Armstrong has increased the total recycled content of its Cirrus HRC Square Lay-In and Cirrus HRC Tegular ceiling panels to 82 percent; the Ultima HRC Tegular has a recycled content of 80 percent.

     
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    Amtico International Metals

    Metals, by Amitco International, features a rippled, beaten texture and six metal shades: gold leaf, coin, fuse, foil, tin, and shot.

     
  • Lessons in High Performance

    Bill Orr, executive director of the Collaborative for High-Performance Schools, talks about upgrading the sustainability of today's learning environments.

     
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    Ready To Tip?

    An industry consultant and strategists asks: Is LEEDigation--litigation involving the green building certification process--about to rise?

     
  • Móz Designs Decorative Panels

    Móz Designs' decorative perforated panels are constructed from 80 percent post-industrial recycled aluminum and are designed for use in interior retail and commercial applications.

     
  • Sheffield Metals SOLR

    Sheffield Metals International’s SOLR solar standing seam roof system comes in 3, 5, 10, 15, 30, 60 and 120 kilowatt standard system sizes.

     
  • Caroma Invisi Series II

    Caroma’s Invisi Series II wall-hung and wall-faced toilet suites feature plumbing hidden inside the wall to create a roomier and more luxurious look suited for smaller bathrooms.