Green Materials

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Builders and Remodelers Are Embracing Eco-Conscious Practices

According to Dodge Construction Network and the NAHB, 96% of builders and... More

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‘Bioconstruction’ Can Build Homes From Flowering 3D-Printed Dirt

Researchers have figured out how to build living structures out of 3D-printed soil. More

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Grassroots Development Builds Hempcrete House for Research

Two new homes, one of traditional framing and insulation, and one of hempcrete,... More

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Six Benefits of Solar Reflective Coatings

Real Solutions for the Urban Heat Island Effect. More

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NGBS Green Program Celebrates Certification of Quarter-Million Homes

The 250,000th home was certified in October by Home Innovation Research Labs'... More

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Taking Cues From Nature This Living Concrete Consumes Carbon Dioxide

Microbes help harden a mix of sand and gelatin into a living concrete that could... More

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2020 IBS Preview: The Future of Building Materials With Dr. Diana E. Hun

Dr. Hun will share progress in building materials research on the IBS Live stage. More

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Where’s the Competition?

This New England builder wouldn’t mind more competition in the ICF field. More

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