"Living buildings" look beyond LEED standards

06/1/2010 | Eco-Structure.com

A competition called the Living Building Challenge is encouraging the green-building community to look beyond Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design standards. A visitor center at Vancouver's VanDusen Botanical Gardens is among the buildings designed to meet the new standards, which focus on water conservation, renewable energy and nontoxic building materials.

View Full Article in:

Eco-Structure.com

Published in Brief: