Health and Wellness: One of the Cornerstones of Green Buildings


By Anna Suarez and Nicole Muñoz

Architects, designers, and contractors are now commonly engaged in new construction, renovation and redesign projects intended to have smallest environmental and climate footprint possible. The factors that contribute to “green buildings” are fairly intuitive: energy efficiency and alternative energy sources, reduced water consumption, utilization of recycled materials, and low-emitting building materials and maintenance products. Building codes, owner specifications, and market demand are driving this trend around the world.

VW Should Think Small Again

by Carol Pierson Holding

Volkswagen’s recent emissions scandal has been the subject of countless media reports, with news organizations such as

Asbestos: An Ongoing Challenge to Global Health

What we need to learn from history, according to a new study in the Annals of Global Health
Press Release

New York, NY, December 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Challenges to global health can evolve from policies and decisions that take years or decades to unfold. An article in the current issue of the Annals of Global Health describes the current state of asbestos use worldwide, a story that began over 100 years ago, and the real and contrived controversies regarding asbestos.

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