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  • Big Changes Ahead in LEED v4 Material Credits

    With the new version of LEED, former metrics play a lesser role. New measures such as environmental product declarations (EPDs) and life cycle assessment (LCA) emerge as more important factors.

  • When in Vegas

    World of Concrete from Feb. 4-8 is a showcase of green products and services for the industry. But venture outside the Las Vegas Convention Center, and you will find some of the country's most interesting sustainable construction projects only minutes away.

  • 2 Billion Square Feet and Counting

    There has been some discussion lately about whether the sustainability movement has lost steam. When we asked this question on our website last year, 57 percent of you said it was losing momentum, 24 percent said it was gaining momentum, and 19 percent said it had hit a plateau.

  • The Evolving World of Green Concrete

    Green products and technologies create a buzz at concrete's big event.

  • Good as Gold

    Building features precast cladding made with ultra-high-performance concrete.

  • Game Changer

    New York block producer turns to recycled glass as cement replacement. Check out the web exclusive slideshow featuring more photos from the plant and of the Via Verde construction project in New York.

  • Growing a Green Community

    The concrete industry's online sustainability network takes root.

  • Deciphering the Code

    A new building code seeks to standardize green construction practices.

  • TreePeople Center

    Industrial | Beverly Hills, Calif.

  • Thomas Jefferson School of Law

    Institutional | San Diego