Rate It Green’s Community is a gathering place for connecting and sharing green building information and experiences. Add your thoughts and questions to our discussions, or create or join a group that interests you. With your participation, we can create a powerful resource and connect green builders across the globe.

Green Building General Descussions Green Building Product Descussions Green Building Services Descussions Rate It Green. Buy green confidently

Most Recent Discussions View all »

Traditional Medicine Virtual 2020

Posted by: Linda Joseph

Magnus Group cordially invites you to join us at our webinar entitled “Traditional Medicine Virtual 2020” du… more...

0 replies | 4 views | Posted on: 07/07/2020

California Resource Recovery Association (CRRA) Virtual 44th Annual Conference & Trade Show, August 16-19

Posted by: AbbieKnight

  Each year, the California Resource Recovery Association (CRRA) organizes one of the most comprehensive and inf… more...

0 replies | 9 views | Posted on: 07/06/2020

USGBC OH Community Connections Webinar Series: Greening the MLS, August 13, 1-2pm

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Join for the August session of USGBC Ohio's Community Connections Webinar Series which will highlight… more...

0 replies | 8 views | Posted on: 07/06/2020

USGBC's Healthy Economy Forum, August 4-5

Posted by: AbbieKnight

The impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic will be felt for years to come – on the economy, on people and on our w… more...

0 replies | 6 views | Posted on: 07/06/2020

ULI Boston Webinar: The Future of Urban Areas, July 15, 10-11am EDT

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Cities and urban areas have been hit hard by the Covid-19 crisis.  Prior to this, they were the economic engines of… more...

0 replies | 76 views | Posted on: 07/07/2020

IWBI Webcast: Healthy People & Healthy Planet - Complimentary or Contradictory? July 9, 11 AM EDT

Posted by: Richard Minasian

As we enter into the beginning stages of rebound and recovery, how can we ensure that our decisions are in balance for p… more...

0 replies | 904 views | Posted on: 07/03/2020

Webinar: Data Driven Sustainability in Building, August 12, 11:45 am MDT

Posted by: samanthaklein

Attend this session to learn how to launch an effective digital sustainability strategy by leveraging technology and min… more...

0 replies | 37 views | Posted on: 07/02/2020

Webinar: Green Code for High Performance Healthcare (LEED Training), August 7, 12:15 pm EST

Posted by: samanthaklein

This course will provide and overview of Standard 189.3 as well as a comparison of Standard 189.3 to LEED. 1. At… more...

0 replies | 84 views | Posted on: 07/02/2020

Online Event: Green Building United 2020 New Gravity Housing Conference, August 5-7

Posted by: samanthaklein

New Gravity Housing Conference:  Climate Change and the Imperative of High Performance Affordable Housing For th… more...

0 replies | 126 views | Posted on: 07/02/2020

Webinar: GreenBuilt Home Series Day 4: Wellness + High Performance, July 29, 4:30 pm EDT

Posted by: samanthaklein

Our final program in the series, on Wednesday, July 29, will feature two new construction homes, located … more...

0 replies | 109 views | Posted on: 07/01/2020

Most Popular Discussions View all »

I need a fabulous water-based poly or other eco floor coating

Posted by: Allison Friedman

I need a recommendation for a water-based poly. When I mentioned using a more environmentally friendly floor coating, I… more...

15 replies | 4689 views | Posted on: 05/13/2015

The Green Brick Wall

Posted by: StyroHome

If you attempt to build a "GREEN" home almost anywhere in America fo probably will run head-on to the Invisible Green Wa… more...

7 replies | 1988 views | Posted on: 10/08/2015

use of linoleum flooring in bathrooms

Posted by: Christine O.

Does anyone have any practical experience with linoleum, such as Marmoleum, in a bathroom? The general contractor with w


7 replies | 2600 views | Posted on: 08/21/2017

Clean Power

Posted by: Steven Fitzgerald

The EPA Clean Power Plan is the nation’s first comprehensive effort to reduce carbon pollution from electric power pla… more...

6 replies | 2203 views | Posted on: 05/01/2015

Details / Specifications

Posted by: Louwrens van der Walt

Is there a company that supplies detailed drawings / specifications for the various green construction methods such as s


6 replies | 961 views | Posted on: 03/14/2019

Please help my Mother-In-Law with a simple Intro to MDF products :)

Posted by: Allison Friedman

My mother-in-law is building a new home, and she wants an introduction to the difference between MDF and "real wood." I… more...

4 replies | 2693 views | Posted on: 05/06/2015

How do you determine how "green" a cabinet is?

Posted by: Jonathan Cabinet Representative

When looking at purchasing cabinetry for you home or business, what do you look for? I look for domestically manufactur… more...

4 replies | 2044 views | Posted on: 06/04/2015

France Declares All New Rooftops Must Be Topped With Plants Or Solar Panels

Posted by: Chelsea W.

French environmentalists cheered as France passed a law mandating all new buildings being built in commercial zones must… more...

3 replies | 1601 views | Posted on: 05/27/2015

NESEA's BuildingEnergy Boston Conference & Expo - March 7-9, Boston

Posted by: Allison Friedman

New England Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA) BuildingEnergy Boston Conference & Expo March 7-9, Boston Seapor… more...

3 replies | 1246 views | Posted on: 01/06/2017

What you count counts

Posted by: StacySinclair

I hope you will check out my latest blog for USGBC-LA: http://usgbc-la.org/blog/spotlight-on-sustainability-what-we-counmore...

3 replies | 653 views | Posted on: 04/26/2017


Please be kind and respectful!

Please make sure to be respectful of the organizations and companies, and other Rate It Green members that make up our community. We welcome praise and advice and even criticism but all posted content and ratings should be constructive in nature. For guidance on what constitutes suitable content on the Rate It Green site, please refer to the User Agreement and Site Rules.

The opinions, comments, ratings and all content posted by member on the Rate It Green website are the comments and opinions of the individual members who posts them only and do not necessarily reflect the views or policies or policies of Rate It Green. Rate It Green Team Members will monitor posted content for unsuitable content, but we also ask for the participation of community members in helping to keep the site a comfortable and open public forum of ideas. Please email all questions and concerns to admin@rateitgreen.com