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Healthy Residence Halls Promote Student Physical Activity, Use Sustainable Construction Materials Case Studies Featured Articles

Healthy Residence Halls Promote Student Physical Activity, Use Sustainable Construction Materials

In 1984, the World Health Organization suggested that up to 30% of new and renovated buildings had excessive complaints related to indoor air quality, which was directly related to Sick Building Syndrome. According to the ...

Leadership & Teamwork: The Fabric of Sustainability Featured Articles Sustainability

Leadership & Teamwork: The Fabric of Sustainability

By Paul “Max” Le Pera Our journey to elucidate the myriad tendrils of holistic sustainability thus far has centered around shaping the mission and establishing an overall framework around how and why companies would want ...

Caesarstone Supports Byran County Schools With Donation Industry News

Caesarstone Supports Byran County Schools With Donation

Caesarstone, the inventor of quartz surfacing, is celebrating its 35th anniversary in 2022 and has decided to donate its quartz slabs to three local schools in Bryan County, Georgia. This material, which has a retail ...

Garnica Joins United Nations Global Compact As Part of Their Commitment to Sustainability Industry News Sustainable Practices

Garnica Joins United Nations Global Compact As Part of Their Commitment to Sustainability

Garnica, a world leader in manufacturing premium sustainable plywood is pleased to announce that they have officially joined the United Nations (UN) Global Compact as a part of their commitment to creating a sustainable future. ...

Natural Stone Institute Publishes First Industry-Wide Environmental Product Declarations and Health Product Declarations for Natural Stone Industry News

Natural Stone Institute Publishes First Industry-Wide Environmental Product Declarations and Health Product Declarations for Natural Stone

The Natural Stone Institute has published industry-wide ISO Type III environmental declarations, also called environmental product declarations (EPDs), for three applications of natural dimension stone: Cladding, Flooring/Paving, and Countertops. Also published are 13 Health Product ...