The Green Building Displays are learning tools developed using the Green Building Fund.  The purpose of the displays is to educate the public on green and energy efficient building techniques and strategies that can be used to meet or exceed sustainability regulations; to assist residents, building professionals, and others in visualizing energy, green and above code compliant strategies; and to spark conversation and interest in for furthering sustainable building strategies in the District.    

 

Materials

What makes materials "green"?  See how easy it is to specify more sustainable and user friendly materials for your next project.  You won't believe how similar green materials are to what you are using every day. 

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Bookmark this website, and as we build and roll out more displays, find information here. 

INdoor Air quality

Mechanical ventilation is a requirement for all new construction in the District.  Explore the impacts of poor ventilation design to see why this is such a critical component of healthy buildings.