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Arsenic-Treated Lumber: San Francisco Environment Code USA - City of San Francisco American Legal Publishing: 800-445-5588.

Chromated copper arsenate (CCA)
Arsenic
None stated Reduced Toxicity

12/16/03 
Biobased Building Materials USA - Center for Resourceful Building Technology Web site

None stated None stated Resource conservation
Resource efficiency
Not available
 
Building Design USA - Energy Ideas Clearinghouse (reports, articles, case studies, environmental standards and programs, and organizations) 1-800-872-3568, info@EnergyIdeas.org

None stated None stated None stated
Not available
10/24/03 
Building Envelope USA - Energy Ideas Clearinghouse (reports, articles, case studies, environmental standards and programs, and organizations) 1-800-872-3568, info@EnergyIdeas.org

None stated None stated None stated
Not available
10/24/03 
Building For the Future: Strategies to Reduce Construction and Demolition Waste in Municipal Projects USA - INFORM, Inc. Web site

None stated None stated Adaptability
Disassembly
Durability
Life-cycle assessment
Recyclability
Reduced packaging
Resource conservation
Reusing existing buildings and materials

06/01/98 
Building Materials and Supplies USA - Commonwealth of Massachusetts Marcia Deegler 617-720-3356

None stated toxic substances Energy efficiency
Recyclability
Recycled content
Renewable resources
Water efficiency
Not available
 
Buildings (information organized by type of building space) USA - Energy Ideas Clearinghouse (reports, articles, case studies, environmental standards and programs, and organizations) 1-800-872-3568, info@EnergyIdeas.org

None stated None stated None stated
Not available
10/24/03 
Cabinets USA - Austin Green Builder Program: Sourcebook Web site

None stated None stated Energy efficiency
Recycled content materials
Waste reduction
Water efficiency

01/01/94 
Carpet Reuse and Recycling - Case Study USA - King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks Web site www.metrokc.gov/dnrp/swd/greenbuilding/toolkit/commercial/kentlake-highschool.pdf None stated None stated Material reuse
Waste reduction
Not available
03/11/98 
Construction-Site Recycling - Case Study USA - King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks Web site www.metrokc.gov/dnrp/swd/construction-recycling/documents/decon_harbor-island.pdf None stated None stated Waste reduction
Not available
08/13/97 
Construction-Site Recycling - Case Study USA - King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks Web site www.metrokc.gov/dnrp/swd/construction-recycling/documents/decon_harbor-island.pdf None stated None stated Waste reduction
Not available
08/11/97 
Construction and Demolition Waste USA - Center for Resourceful Building Technology Web site

None stated None stated Material recovery and reuse
Resource efficiency
Not available
 
Construction and Demolition (C&D) Waste Canada - City of Richmond, British Columbia - Environmental Purchasing Guide 604-276-4000

None stated None stated a list of carriers and disposal destinations for each material to be disposed of or recycled
Education of workers and contractors to ensure adherance to waste management plan
Methods and techniques for collecting and recycling waste material
Provisions for dealing with hazardous waste
Recycled content construction materials
Waste management plan
Waste reduction

02/01/01 
Construction and Demolition: Mercury Management Guidebook USA - Purdue Research Foundation Web site

Mercury None stated None stated
Not available
07/01/2001 
Construction, Renovation, and Demolition Materials USA - INFORM - Community Waste Prevention Toolkit Web site

PBTs
Toxic chemicals
Mercury
None stated Disassembly
Durability/life span
Recycling
Renovation
Reuse
Toxicity

 
De-Construction Recycling - Case Study USA - King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks Web site

None stated None stated Material reuse
Waste reduction
Not available
11/06/01 
EcoBuilding USA - National Guard tj.roe@az.ngb.army.mil

None stated None stated None stated
Not available
 
Environmentally Preferable Demolition - Case Study USA - King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks Web site www.metrokc.gov/dnrp/swd/construction-recycling/documents/Design_for_Disassembly-guide.pdf None stated None stated Material reuse
Waste reduction
Not available
04/14/98 
Green Building Primer USA - Building Environmental Science and Technology (843) 368-9621

None stated None stated Reduced energy consumption
Reduced environmental impact
Sustainability

2003 
Green Building Resources USA - Resource Conservation Alliance

None stated None stated None stated
Not available
 
Green Buildings Articles/Publications USA - DOE Center of Excellence for Sustainable Development

None stated None stated Green buildings
Not available
 
Green Buildings: A Guide to Deconstruction - An Overview of Deconstruction With a Focus on Community Development Opportunities USA - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Policy Development and Research Web site

None stated None stated Reuse of building materials

02/01/00 
Green Buildings: Air Force Sustainable Facilities Guide USA - U.S. Air Force Center for Environmental Excellence - Air Force Sustainable Facilities Guide Web site

None stated VOCs Energy consumption minimization
Environmentally friendly product usage
Protection and conservation of water

2002 
Green Buildings: Energy Efficient Building Technology USA - DOE, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Network

None stated None stated None stated
Not available
 
Green Buildings: EPP Case Study - Defending the Environment at the Department of Defense USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Contact: Bob Cox, Department of Defense, 703 693-3765 Eun Sook Goldel, EPP Office - goldel.eunsook@epamail.epa.gov
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
07/01/99 
Green Buildings: EPP Case Study - Leading by Example: How EPA Incorporated Environmental Features into New Buildings USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, EPA's EPP Publications, http://www.epa.gov/opptintr/epp/pubs/index.htm
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
01/01/98 
Green Buildings: EPP Symposium Notes, 1997, Green Buildings: Evaluation Tools USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics EPA's EPP Publications, http://www.epa.gov/opptintr/epp/pubs/index.htm
None stated None stated Sustainable design
Not available
07/17/97 
Green Buildings: EPP Symposium Notes, 1997, Green Buildings: New Construction USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics EPA's EPP Publications, http://www.epa.gov/opptintr/epp/pubs/index.htm
None stated None stated Sustainable design
Not available
07/17/97 
Green Buildings: EPP Symposium Notes, 1997, Green Buildings: Renovation, Repair, and Deconstruction USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics EPA's EPP Publications, http://www.epa.gov/opptintr/epp/pubs/index.htm
None stated None stated Sustainable design
Not available
07/17/97 
Green Buildings: EPP Update #3 (see page 2 for article on EPP opportunities at GSA) USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Contact: GSA’s Advantage Program, an online shopping service, at http://www.fss.gsa.gov
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
09/01/98 
Green Buildings: EPP Update #5 (see page 7 for article on U.S. National Park Service/EPA Region 8 plastic lumber pilot project) USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Gilbert Bailey, 303 312-6284
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
09/01/99 
Green Buildings: EPP Update #7 page 8 USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics Contact: Bob Cox (DOD), 703-693-3765
VOCs
Polyvinyl chloride
Chlorine-based compounds
Ozone-depleting substances
Greenhouse gas emissions Onsite recycling program for C&D waste
Sustainably harvested wood
Not available
09/01/2000 
Green Buildings: EPP Update #7, page 10 USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics Web site
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
09/01/2000 
Green Buildings: EPP Update #8 (see page 1 for article on "Profile of a Pioneer: Greening Up at RTP (sustainable construction and landscaping)") USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Chris Kent, kent.christopher@epa.gov
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
02/01/2001 
Green Buildings: EPP Update #8 (see page 10 for article on "ASTM Green Building Standard Passes") USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Alison Kinn Bennett, kinn.alison@epa.gov
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
02/01/2001 
Green Buildings: EPP Update #9 (see article on page 10: "Greening the Guard in Arizona (sustainable building)") USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Contact: T.J. Roe (602-267-2663)
None stated None stated Reclaimed materials
Not available
08/01/2001 
Green Buildings: EPP Update #9 (see page 5 article: "How Well Do You know Your Labels?") USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Contact: Irvashi Rangan (914-378-2351)
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
08/02/2001 
Green Buildings: EPP Update, #10 (see page 1 for article on "Profile of a Pioneer: Working Toward a Greener EPA") USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Alison Kinn Bennett, kinn.alison@epa.gov
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
01/01/2002 
Green Buildings: EPP Update, #11 (see page 1 for article on "The Greening of Our National Parks (Centers for Environmental Innovation, Big Cypress design charrette)") USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Julie Shannon, shannon.julie@epa.gov
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
08/01/2002 
Green Buildings: EPP Update, #11 (see page 4 for article on "Bringing HOPE to a Community in Despair (Sustainable Deconstruction, Demolition, and Redevelopment)") USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Alison Kinn Bennett, kinn.alison@epa.gov
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
08/01/2002 
Green Buildings: EPP Update, #12 (see page 7 for article on "Recognizing Mercury-Containing Products and Their Alternatives" - purchasing mercury-free products or considering life-cycle trade-off issues - thermostats, electrical switches, gas appliances) USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Alison Kinn Bennett, kinn.alison@epa.gov
None stated Mercury None stated
Not available
01/01/2003 
Green Buildings: Green Building Operations and Maintenance Manual USA - State of Pennsylvania

None stated None stated None stated
Not available
 
Green Buildings: GSA Environmental Products and Services Guide -- Building Materials USA - U.S. General Services Administration Web site

None stated None stated Biodegradable packing materials required by U.S. Navy Plastics Removal in the Environment
CPG
Energy Star
FEMP-designated energy efficient
Lead-free
Low VOC
Ozone-safe
Recycled content
Water conservation

11/15/02 
Green Buildings: High Performance Buildings Database (case studies) USA - DOE High Performnace Buildings Initiative, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

None stated None stated Green building

 
Green Buildings: Information USA - Whole Building Design Guide

None stated None stated None stated
Not available
 
Green Buildings: links USA - EPA, Research Triangle Park Campus Alex Montilla, montilla.alex@epa.gov
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
 
Green Buildings: Sustainable Design and Green Building Information USA - Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Operational Services Division Marcia Deegler 617-720-3356

None stated None stated None stated
Not available
 
Green Buildings: Sustainable Project Rating Tool USA - U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Web site

Urea formaldehyde resins VOCs
Poisons
Toxics
Alternative transportation
Brownfield redevelopment
Building reuse
Certified wood
Commissioning procedures
Distributed generation technology
Energy efficiency
Erosion control
Facility reuse
Greenfield preservation
Heat island reduction
Holistic delivery
IAQ monitoring
Increased ventillation effectiveness
Local materials
Noise control
Occupant comfort
Ozone depletion reduction
Recycled content materials
Reduced air pollution
Reduced exposure to environmental tobacco smoke
Reduced light pollution
Reduced site disturbance
Reduced water consumption
Renewable energy
Renewable materials
Site environment management and mitigation plan
Site selection
Stormwater management
Waste reduction
Water efficient landscaping
Water quality control

06/01/02 
Green Buildings: U.S. Green Building Council Web Site USA - U.S. Green Building Council

None stated None stated Sustainable design
Not available
 
Green Building: Austin Energy Green Building Program USA - City of Austin https://my.austinenergy.com/wps/portal/aegb/aegb/home/!ut/p/c5/04_SB8K8xLLM9MSSzPy8xBz9CP0os3gLAwMDZydDRwP3EG8XA09nywBD55AwYyM_Y_1wkA48Kgwh8gY4gKOBvp9Hfm6qfkF2dpqjo6IiAFSVM1o!/dl3/d3/L2dBISEvZ0FBIS9nQSEh/ None stated None stated Green building
Not available
 
Green Building: BEES (Building for Environmental and Economic Sustainability) Software USA - National Institute of Standards and Technology

None stated None stated Sustainable design
Not available
 
Green Building: California Sustainable Design Training Manual USA - State of California, Integrated Waste Management Board Web site

None stated None stated Green building

08/19/02 
Green Building: Construction & Demolition USA - Green Building in Alameda County (510) 891-6500

None stated None stated None stated

 
Green Building: Demonstration Project: Northside Stawbale Home- Affordable Resource Efficient Home USA - Center for Resourceful Building Technology Web site

None stated None stated Resource conservation
Resource efficiency
Not available
 
Green Building: Demonstration Project: ReCRAFT 90 - Model Resource Efficient Home USA - Center for Resourceful Building Technology Web site

None stated None stated Resource conservation
Resource efficiency
Not available
Spring 1992 
Green Building: Demonstration Project: Timber-Tech Home - Affordable Resource Efficient Home USA - Center for Resourceful Building Technology Web site

None stated None stated Resource conservation
Resource efficiency
Not available
Fall 1995 
Green Building: Design and Construction USA - State of California, Integrated Waste Management Board

None stated None stated None stated
Not available
 
Green Building: e-Guide to Resource Efficient Building Elements (click on "e-GUIDE" in left margin) USA - Center for Resourceful Building Technology Web site

None stated None stated Air pollution reduction
Energy efficiency
Recyclable materials
Recycled content materials
Reduced loss of biodiversity
Resource efficiency
Waste reduction
Water pollution reduction
Not available
 
Green Building: Green Building Resources (eDesign) USA - State of Florida

None stated None stated None stated
Not available
 
Green Building: Green Office Guide: A Guide to Greening Your Bottom Line Through a Resource Efficient Office Environment USA - City of Portland, Office of Sustainable Development Web site

None stated Bleaches (including chlorine)
VOCs
None stated

11/01/01 
Green Building: Guide to Choosing Resource Efficient Building Materials USA - Center for Resourceful Building Technology Web site

None stated Energy use Healthy air quality
Material reuse
Pollution reduction
Recycled content materials
Recycling
Reduced energy consumption
Reduced water consumption
Resource efficiency
Waste reduction
Not available
 
Green Building: High Performance Building Guidelines USA - New York City Department of Design and Construction Web site

None stated None stated Green building

04/01/99 
Green Building: How to Become a Member of the U.S. Communities Government Cooperative Purchasing Program -- Purchasing Green Industrial Supplies USA - Solid Waste Management Coordinating Board of the Twin Cities Web site

None stated None stated Recycled content
Reduced waste

 
Green Building: Insulation, Sealants, Caulking, Adhesives, Ceiling Tiles, Roofing, Shingles, Drywall Canada - City of Richmond, British Columbia - Environmental Purchasing Guide 604-276-4000

Asbestos fibers VOCs
Ozone depleting substances
Durable construstion
Energy and resource conservation
Longevity of application
Low maintenance
Meets building and fire codes
Preference for products with seals of approval
Recycled content

02/01/01 
Green Building: Management Practices for the Removal of Hazardous Materials Prior to Demolition USA - University of Florida, Department of Environmental Engineering Services Timothy Townsend, ttown@ufl.edu

None stated Mercury
PCBs
DHEPs
Lead
Cadmium
None stated

12/30/99 
Green Building: Pennsylvania Green Building Operations and Maintenance Manual USA - Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of General Services (with Green Seal)

None stated None stated Green building

01/01/03 
Green Building: Report on Wood Usage in Straw Bale House Construction Canada - Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation Web site

None stated Wood Reduced wood use

10/01/02 
Green Building: Sustainable Building Material Specifications for Energy Efficient Schools USA - Collaborative for High Performance Schools

None stated None stated None stated

12/2/02 
Green Building: Sustainable Design Guide USA - University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus, College of Architecture and Landscape Architecture Web site

None stated None stated Green building

11/06/01 
Green Building: Sustainable Design Guidelines for School Buildings and other Facilities USA - Poudre School District info@psdk12.co.us

None stated None stated Energy efficiency
Green building
Sustainable design

6/2000 
Green Building: Writing the Green RFP: Sustainable Design Language for Consultant Requests USA - American Institute of Architects kira.gould@gouldevans.com

None stated None stated Green buildings

2003 
Guide to Green Building and Sustainable Development USA - EPA's Green Buildings Alison Kinn Bennett, 202-564-8859, kinn.alison@epa.gov
None stated None stated Biodegradability
Durability
Energy efficiency
Indoor environmental quality
Recycled content materials
Renewable energy sources
Waste reduction
Water efficiency
 
Health Effects and Hazardous Substances: Home Inside USA - Household Products Database Web site

None stated None stated None stated

2003 
Health Effects and Hazardous Substances: Home Maintenance USA - Household Products Database Web site

None stated None stated None stated

2003 
Healthcare Facility Construction Resources USA - Healthy Building Network Web site

Arsenic-treated wood PVCs
PBTs
OEHP
VOCs
Formaldehyde
Vinyl flooring
Toxic finishes
Ozone depleting substance
HCFCs
CFCs
Adaptable building design
and/or recycling of demolition
Community education on facility's green attributes
construction and land clearing debris
Construction crew education
Durability
Energy efficient design
Environmentally friendly site design
Erosion control
Good indoor environmental quality during construction and in end product
Green cleaning and maintenance protocols
Integrated pest management practices
ISO 14001 certification
Life-cycle analysis
Low maintenance
Maximized reduction
Minimized packaging waste
Recyclable and compostable materials
Recycled content materials
Reduced environmental impact
Regional sources
Regular commissioning
reuse
Sustainable materials
Waste management plan
Water efficicent design

01/01/02 
How To Recycle Carpet, Roofing, Ceiling Tiles, and Plastic - Case Study USA - King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks Web site www.metrokc.gov/dnrp/swd/construction-recycling/documents/decon_southcenter.pdf None stated None stated Material reuse
Resource conservation
Not available
03/11/98 
Insulation USA - EPA's Energy Star Program hotline@energystar.gov

None stated None stated Energy efficiency

 
Lumber, dimensional USA - Austin Green Builder Program: Sourcebook Web site

None stated None stated Energy efficiency
Recycled content materials
Waste reduction
Water efficiency

01/01/94 
Lumber: Alternatives to CCA-Treated Wood (e.g., ACQ-treated wood, plastic lumber, or untreated cedar) USA - Solid Waste Management Coordinating Board of the Twin Cities Web site

No EPA-listed hazardous compounds None stated Reduced Toxicity

2002 
Lumber: Basic Information About Sustainable and Certified Forest Products USA - Forest World Web site

None stated None stated Sustainable forestry practices

 
Lumber: EPP Update #8 (see page 6 for article on "Protecting the World's Forests with EPP") USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Alison Kinn Bennett, kinn.alison@epa.gov
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
02/01/2001 
Mercury Management Guidebook USA - Medical Academic and Scientific Community Organization, Inc (MASCO) Web site

None stated Mercury None stated

05/01/1999 
Overview of Environmental Marketing Claims USA - Federal Trade Commission (FTC) FTC, Division of Enforcement, 202-326-2996

None stated None stated Biodegradable
CFC-free
Compostable
Degradable
Ozone-friendly
Ozone-safe
Photodegradable
Recyclable
Recycled content
Refillable
Source reduction
The following claims are discussed: Substantiated scientific evidence
Third-party certification
Not available
05/01/00 
Parking Lots: EPP Update #2 (see pages 4 and 5 for articles on: NIST’s Building for Environmental and Economic Sustainability (BEES) software; and DoD's Parking Lot Repair contract) USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Contacts: Barbara Lippiatt, 301 975-6133 (BEES software); Bob Cox, 703 693-3765 (DoD contracts)
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
11/01/97 
Parking Materials: EPP Case Study - Parking Lot Project Fact Sheet USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Contact: Bob Cox, Department of Defense, 703 693-3765, rcox@ccmail.ref.osd.mil
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
11/01/97 
Parking Materials: EPP Case Study - Paving the Road to Success: The Department of Defense's Parking Lot Repair and Maintenance Contract USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Contact: Bob Cox, Department of Defense, 703 693-3765, rcox@ccmail.gov.ref.osd.mil
None stated None stated None stated
Not available
12/01/97 
Pervious Pavement USA - King County Environmental Purchasing Program Web site

None stated None stated None stated
Not available
03/18/2002 
Plastic Lumber USA - Solid Waste Management Coordinating Board of the Twin Cities Web site

None stated None stated Recycled content
Reduced pollution
Reduced waste

12/22/2004 
Playground Surface USA - King County Web site

None stated None stated Recycled content
Not available
 
Postconsumer Glass in Construction USA - Center for Resourceful Building Technology Web site

None stated None stated Resource conservation
Resource efficiency
Not available
 
Recyclables: EPP Update, #12 (see page 1 for article on "Buying Biobased - Implications of the 2002 Farm Bill" - plans to designate products in the following categories: adhesives, construction materials and composites, paints and coatings, and plastics) USA - EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Jim Darr, darr.james@epa.gov
None stated None stated Biobased materials
Not available
01/01/2003 
Recycling During Construction of Housing - Case Study USA - King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks Web site www.metrokc.gov/dnrp/swd/greenbuilding/documents/case-study_McFadden.pdf None stated None stated Waste reduction
Waste separation
Not available
03/11/98 
Recycling Estimate Information for Bidders USA - Triangle J Council of Governments, WasteSpec: Model Specifications for Construction Waste Reduction, Reuse, and Recycling Web site

None stated None stated Construction waste reduction

07/01/95 
Recycling: Mercury Management Pre-Demolition Checklist and Guide USA - Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (Division of State Building Construction) Web site

None stated Mercury None stated

11/30/2001 
Reference Specifications for Energy and Resource Efficiency USA - Eley Associates (sponsored by the California Energy Commission)
 
None stated None stated Green building
Not available
02/24/02 
Roofing USA - Austin Green Builder Program: Sourcebook Web site

None stated None stated Energy efficiency
Recycled content materials
Waste reduction
Water efficiency

01/01/94 
Shingles (recycling) USA - ShingleRecycling.org Web site

None stated None stated Recycled content
Not available
 
Small-Diameter Timber USA - Center for Resourceful Building Technology Web site

None stated None stated Increased ecosystem restoration
Reduced forest susceptibility to insect infestation
Reduced forest susceptibility to wildfire
Not available
 
Specification for certified recycled content USA - Environmentally Preferable Product Web site

None stated None stated Performance specifications
Postconsumer waste
Postindustrial waste
Recyclable
Recycled content
Recycled materials

None stated 
Sustainability USA - City of Seattle

None stated None stated None stated
Not available
 
Sustainable Building Technical Manual: Green Building Design, Construction, and Operations USA - DOE, EPA, USGBC, and Public Technology, Inc. (PTI)

None stated None stated Green building

01/01/96 
Sustainable Design USA - U.S. General Services Administration Web site

None stated None stated None stated

 
Sustainable Renovation of Corporate Office - Case Study USA - King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks Web site www.metrokc.gov/dnrp/swd/construction-recycling/documents/decon_pan-adobe.pdf None stated None stated Material reuse
On-site storage
Reduced transportation of materials
Waste reduction
Not available
08/13/97 
Sustainable Schools - Case Study USA - King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks Web site www.metrokc.gov/dnrp/swd/construction-recycling/documents/decon_medina.pdf None stated None stated Increased lifespan
Recycled content materials
Waste reduction
Not available
08/13/97 
Temporary Road Mats USA - King County Web site

None stated None stated Recycled content
Not available
6/1/1996 
Transportation (and elevators) USA - Energy Ideas Clearinghouse (reports, articles, case studies, environmental standards and programs, and organizations) 1-800-872-3568, info@EnergyIdeas.org

None stated None stated None stated
Not available
10/24/03 
Waste at Work: Prevention Strategies for the Bottom Line USA - INFORM, Inc. Web site

None stated Chlorine
Cadmium
Cobalt
VOCs
Bleaches (including chlorine)
CFCs
Toluene
Naphthalene
Phthalates
Phosphates
Phosphonates
Arsenic
Chromium
Lead
Nickel
Selenium
Ethylene glycol
Herbicides
Pesticides
Fertilizers
Formaldehyde
Concentrated/bulk products
Donating excess products/materials
Durability
Energy efficiency
Extended warranties
Locally produced products
Low toxicity
Low VOC content
Materials exchange program
Organic-content materials
Preventative maintenance
Recyclable
Recycled content
Reduced bulk mailings
Reduced food waste
Reduced packaging
Reduced paper use
Reduced watering
Remanufactured products
Repairability
Reusability
Reusable packaging
Routine maintenance
Short distribution distances
Surplus materials program
Tree-free content
Upgradable
Vendor training
Water efficiency

01/01/02 
Web-based LEED(TM) Tool USA - King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks Web site

None stated VOCs Alternative transportation
Brownfield redevelopment
Building reuse
Carbon dioxide monitoring
Certified wood
Commissioning
Construction IAQ management plan
Construction waste management
Daylight and views
Development denisty
Erosion and sediment control
Indoor chemical and pollutant source control
Innovative wastewater technologies
Landscape and exterior design to reduce heat islands
Light pollution reduction
Local and/or regional materials
Optimized energy performance
Rapidly renewable materials
Recycled content building materials
Reduced ozone depletion
Reduced site disturbance
Renewable energy
Resource reuse
Storage and collection of recyclables
Stormwater management
Thermal comfort
Ventilation effectiveness
Water efficient landscaping
Water use reduction
Not available
03/11/03 
Windows USA - Fine Homebuilding Web site

None stated None stated Reduced energy use
Reduced fuel use

 
Windows and Doors USA - Austin Green Builder Program: Sourcebook Web site

None stated None stated Energy efficiency
Recycled content materials
Waste reduction
Water efficiency

01/01/94 
Windows: Information on Energy Efficient Windows USA - Efficient Windows Collaborative Web site

None stated None stated Reduced energy use
Reduced fuel use

08/06/03 
Wood for Building Green: A Practical Guide USA - Metafore Web site

None stated None stated Green building

2003 

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