Chemical Red Lists and Issues for Sustainability in Building Construction

Posted on 10/28/2013 6:21:25 PM. By Bob Braun

In this post, I begin a review of the chemical red list concept which has been in development for building sustainability and I summarize...

  

Bioplastics – 20 Things You Should Know

Posted on 10/28/2013 5:48:15 PM. By Jeff Timm

One can hardly pick up a packaging or plastic trade journal / e-newsletter without seeing the word ‘bioplastics’ as it applie...

  

Sealants and Adhesives Material Ingredient Transparency

Posted on 10/28/2013 5:15:48 PM. By Paul Bertram

Early in my participation in the USGBC, I was part of the Materials & Resource Technical Advisory Group (MR TAG). The MR section of L...

  

Chemical Issues for Sustainability in Building Construction and Green Building Chemistry

Posted on 10/11/2013 9:06:03 PM. By Bob Braun

In my last three posts, I reviewed some of the US and international programs for building sustainability and summarized the developing ef...

  

FRP Repair

Posted on 10/7/2013 7:10:00 PM. By Sandy Niks

Today’s topic is a brief review of techniques used in repairing bonded fiber reinforced plastic (FRP). This includes bonding inner ...