Consensus Committee on the National Green Building Standard™
Last Updated: 8/10/2007
A third meeting of the Consensus Committee is scheduled to take place October 29, 30, and 31 in Washington, DC. Please confirm attendance with an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. A block of rooms is held at Homewood Suites by Hilton® Washington located at 1475 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20005 at a rate of 219 plus tax under “Green Building Standard Meeting”. You can make reservations starting Thursday August 28, 2007 by phone at 202-265-8000 or fax at 202-265-5810. The cut-off date for reservations is October 5, 2007.
A draft of the National Green Building Standard is available for public comment. The Public Comment Period closes on September 24, 2007. A Public Comment Form must be used to submit comments. A second Public Comment Period in scheduled to start in October 2007 after the Consensus Committee meeting.
Build It Green - California
Green Buildings: • Provide a healthier and more comfortable environment • Improve long-term economic performance • Incorporate energy and water efficient technologies • Use recycled content materials in their construction • Reduce construction and demolition waste • Bring higher resale value • Are landscaped for water and energy efficiency • Include renewable energy technologies • Improve indoor air quality • Reduce environmental impact • Are easier to maintain & built to lastNotes
Masonry seems to philosophically be in but hardly mentioned as a green product.
Propose referrencing ASTM emissions standards.
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