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The U.S. Army Corps Goes Green

The U.S. Army Corps Goes Green

For the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Northwestern District headquarters, ZGF Architects erected a striking high-performance and cost-effective structure on a former Seattle brownfield site.

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May 10, 2013

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GXN’s Rad Scientists

GXN’s Rad Scientists

The cutting-edge Copenhagen lab is exploring materials that will transform what it means to build sustainably.

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May 6, 2013

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When Enough is Enough

When Enough is Enough

We Make Carpets draws a line in the sand.

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May 6, 2013

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Coming Up: Grey to Green Conference

Coming Up: Grey to Green Conference

Taking place May 21 and 22 in Toronto, this event offers informative panels, walking tours, and an exhibitor line-up that explores sustainable approaches to project design and urban infrastructure.

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April 22, 2013

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Nine Standout Bath and Kitchen Fixtures

Nine Standout Bath and Kitchen Fixtures

Many manufacturers, including Duravit, Fantini and Kohler, are introducing eco-friendly faucets, showerheads, toilets and tubs with a minimal aesthetic.

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March 25, 2013

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Dyson’s Innovative Faucet–Hand Dryer

Dyson’s Innovative Faucet–Hand Dryer

The latest invention by James Dyson, the Airblade Tap lets you wash your hands and dry them in one spot – bringing a whole new kind of faucet to commercial spaces.

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February 5, 2013

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One Super Bowl Ad You Won’t See

One Super Bowl Ad You Won’t See

Why did a commercial for Yves Béhar’s SodaStream get banned by CBS, which refuses to air it during the Super Bowl?

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February 1, 2013

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2012 in Review: Top 10 Projects

2012 in Review: Top 10 Projects

From Rem Koolhaas’s iconic CCTV to Herzog & de Meuron’s barn-inspired Parrish Art Museum, here are our favourite architectural moments from the past 12 months.

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December 20, 2012

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Galileo’s Pavilion in Kansas by Studio 804

Galileo’s Pavilion in Kansas by Studio 804

Made up of grad students at the University of Kansas, Studio 804 has created sunlight-loving learning facilities for the Center for Sustainability at Johnson County Community College.

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December 5, 2012

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Six innovative products from Greenbuild

Six innovative products from Greenbuild

The green expo delivered an array of products – like Dri Design’s wall panels and Toto’s water-efficient toilets – that are sustainable to manufacture and healthy to use while still being affordable and attractive.

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November 22, 2012

Section: Design

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