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Free Green Building Webinar: Post-Pandemic Sustainable Design for Restrooms, Locker Rooms, and Public Spaces, April 22, 12 pm EDT

Sustainability,Public Health,restrooms,locker rooms,Covid-19

by samanthaklein Intern

In the wake of COVID-19, people expect more from the facilities they use daily. Public spaces, especially restrooms and locker rooms, must be clean, hygienic, and accessible for everyone to use. Emphasizing public health should not require … more...

  Filed under: Health and Air Quality

0 replies | 503 views | Posted on: 04/10/2021 | Last updated: 04/10/2021

Webinar: Reopening Restaurants: How safe is it to dine-in again? April 6, 11 am

Indoor Air Quality,Covid-19,Ventilation,Restaurants

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Approximately one year ago, the coronavirus pandemic shut down some of our favorite places to go - bars and restaurants. Frustrated and desperate, restaurateurs have been agile by innovatively reworking their business models, where possible… more...

  Filed under: Health and Air Quality

0 replies | 726 views | Posted on: 04/01/2021 | Last updated: 04/01/2021

Webinar: WELL Health-Safety Rating: What You Need to Know, April 13, 12 pm (central)

Healthy Housing,Illinois,Safety

by samanthaklein Intern

The WELL Health-Safety Rating promotes indoor safety by examining 22 features across five core areas: Cleaning and Sanitation Procedures, Emergency Preparedness Programs, Health Service Resources, Air and Water Quality Management and Stakeh… more...

  Filed under: Health and Air Quality

0 replies | 800 views | Posted on: 03/19/2021 | Last updated: 03/21/2021

Webinar: Intro to Healthy Materials | Green Building Training Program, March 22, 8 am EDT

Green Building,Healthy Building,Healthy Building Materials,HPDs

by samanthaklein Intern

This class will highlight the trends and tools available to find and select healthier products. Participants will learn the key product categories and how to research and find products that are better for the environment and building occupa… more...

  Filed under: Health and Air Quality

0 replies | 680 views | Posted on: 03/05/2021 | Last updated: 03/05/2021

Webinar: sustainABLE: Green Building and Public Health, March 16, 1 pm EDT

Resiliency,Health,Public Health,Safety

by samanthaklein Intern

sustainABLE: USGBC West North Central's new regional forum exploring USGBC's four pillars: sustainability, resiliency, health, and equity in relationship to current events and our ability to change future outcomes with proper f… more...

  Filed under: Health and Air Quality

0 replies | 659 views | Posted on: 02/23/2021 | Last updated: 02/23/2021

USGBC Southern Colorado's Wintergreen 2021, Online: Building Materials - Making an Impact, March 17, 3 pm MT

Healthy Building Materials,Materials,Air Quality,Colorado,Environmental Health

by samanthaklein Intern

Join the USGBC Southern Colorado committee for their annual Wintergreen event! What are the ethical and business cases for paying increased attention to materials in the built environment? Join us to explore the role building materials p… more...

  Filed under: Health and Air Quality

0 replies | 466 views | Posted on: 02/19/2021 | Last updated: 02/24/2021

Webinar: Health and Wealth Series - Empower Yourself to Wellness in Your Home, March 5, 12 pm EST

Healthy Building,Green Homes,Toxicity,Wellness

by samanthaklein Intern

American Homes can be some of the most toxic places. Learn how to keep you and your families safe with tips on how to create a healthy living space, testing your home for toxins and how to prevent Covid-19. Top Takeaways: Learn why… more...

  Filed under: Health and Air Quality

0 replies | 874 views | Posted on: 02/02/2021 | Last updated: 02/03/2021

Build A Better House Series: Renovations, Presented by Maine Indoor Air Quality Control Council, March 2 - 3

Energy Efficiency,Deep Energy Retrofit,Weatherization,Lead Paint,Radon,Renovations,Residential

by SarahA

About the Program:  This session focuses on practical short and long-term strategies to both maximize current and future energy efficiency and minimize IAQ problems when undertaking common residential renovations. The program covers id… more...

  Filed under: Health and Air Quality

0 replies | 1193 views | Posted on: 01/20/2021 | Last updated: 01/20/2021

Build A Better House Series: HVAC, Presented by Maine Indoor Air Quality Control Council, February 23 - 24

Climate Change,HVAC,energy efficient,Ventilation,Health and Air,Environmental Pollutants

by SarahA

About the Program:  Building and renovating homes in Maine’s climate is a challenge. While most customers demand that their homes be constructed and renovated to minimize heat loss – most customers don’t make similar … more...

  Filed under: Health and Air Quality

0 replies | 841 views | Posted on: 01/20/2021 | Last updated: 01/20/2021

Build A Better House Series: Building Shell, Presented by Maine Indoor Air Quality Control Council, February 9 - 10

Green Building,Energy Efficiency,Insulation,Building Shell,Energy Consumption

by SarahA

About the Program:  Simply put, a new home’s building shell is comprised of the structural elements that separate the inside from the outside: walls, roof, windows, doors, including things that govern long-term performance: air b… more...

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0 replies | 852 views | Posted on: 01/20/2021 | Last updated: 01/20/2021

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