The Importance of Green Construction

The construction industry, responsible for about 4% of the world’s particulate emissions, is one of the major sources of pollution. Despite our best construction practices, air, water, and noise pollution continue to threaten our way of life. Green building, a method of construction used to design sustainable, energy-efficient residential and commercial buildings, is now a …

The Importance of Green Construction

The construction industry, responsible for about 4% of the world’s particulate emissions, is a major source of pollution. Despite decades of efforts to improve construction practices, air, water, and noise pollution continue to threaten our way of life. Now, a new approach is beginning to change that. Green building, a method of construction used to …