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An Introduction to Green Building: Part 2: Environmental Sensitivity with Building Materials

Choosing "green" building materials is not a cut-and-dried process. There are many considerations — sometimes conflicting. No project will be composed of a perfectly green set of materials and strategies; rather, designers and owners must determine what the most important characteristics are for the project and what the occupants need (2003).

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Date Of Record Release 2008-08-18 17:11:29
Description Choosing "green" building materials is not a cut-and-dried process. There are many considerations — sometimes conflicting. No project will be composed of a perfectly green set of materials and strategies; rather, designers and owners must determine what the most important characteristics are for the project and what the occupants need (2003).
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Source Rocky Mountain Institute
Keyword Green building
Selector Offley
Date Of Record Creation 2008-08-18 17:06:04
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Date Last Modified 2010-01-22 15:03:37
Creator Alexis Karolides, AIA
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2008-08-18 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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