indoor environmental quality

Tallahassee Solid Waste Services Earns Green Building Label

Tallahassee Solid Waste Services Earns Green Building Label

TALLAHASSEE, Florida, January 28, 2008 (ENS) – The City of Tallahassee’s Solid Waste Services Administration building has received the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, LEED, Silver certification from the United States Green Building Council. It is the second municipal building in Florida and the first in North Florida to earn the distinction. LEED certification…

Rebuilding Greensburg Greener Than Ever

Rebuilding Greensburg Greener Than Ever

GREENSBURG, Kansas, January 21, 2008 (ENS) – Flattened by a massive tornado on May 4, 2007, the small west Kansas town of Greensburg, intends to become more than green in name only. The town that lost 95 percent of its structures in the storm has focused its recovery on rebuilding as a model green community.…