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The Ecological Design Collaborative

An organization that seeks ways to design and construct buildings that meet human needs within the balance of nature. Read More


Nonprofit organization that facilitates the exchange of information on the environmental and technical aspects of construction with industrial byproducts such as fly ash, bottom ash, mine tailings, demoltion wastes, and so on. Read More

Athena Sustainable Materials Institute

A nonprofit organization that provides information on the environmental impact of buildings and building products using life cycle analysis. This site provides information on the organization, their resources, research reports, publications, and links to other sites. Read More

adpsr: Architects/ Designers/Planners for Social Responsbility

A nonprofit organization that works for peace, environmental protection, ecological building, social justice, and the development of healthy communities. Read More


A nonprofit organization that promotes a multitude of techniques and materials that conserve the Earth’s resources required for residential construction in more developed countries. It also seeks ways to create safe, affordable, healthy structures using indigenous materials in less developed countries. This site lists their projects and publications. Read More


EERL's mission is to be the best possible online collection of environmental and energy sustainability resources for community college educators and for their students. The resources are also available for practitioners and the public.


EERL is a product of a community college-based National Science Foundation Center, the Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center (ATEEC), and its partners.

Contact ATEEC 563.441.4087 or by email ateec@eicc.edu