construction waste

Can Recycling of Construction Materials Solve Honolulu’s Waste Crisis?

One Honolulu City Councilman, Donovan Dela Cruz, introduced a bill that would require building permit applicants to submit plans that would prove the…
former Yakima, WA warehouse, now in Petaluma, CA

Salvaged Building Materials Make for Cutting-Edge Design

Plenty of data and commentary exists on the construction industry’s affect on resources, land, and the air.  Builders and architects are responding in…

Chipotle to Use Solar Power at 75 Restaurants

Colorado-based restaurant chain, Chipotle Mexican Grill, is going solar.  The popular restaurant chain is taking another step towards a more sustainable future. According…