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ILFI Staff Highlight: February 2016

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Learn what motivates Cait: what she wanted to be when she graduated from high school; how that decision led to working in the regenerative building movement; and what she does when he's not helping our organization lead and support the transformation toward communities that are socially just, culturally rich and ecologically restorative.

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Fighting the Flood: Students in Brazil are Using Mobile Bathrooms to Counter Climate Change

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

São Paulo, the largest city in the Southern Hemisphere with a population of nearly 12 million, has been rattled with one extreme weather event after another for the past several years: major flooding in early 2015 occurred in the middle of a severe drought.

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The Greenest Building: How the Bullitt Center Changes the Urban Landscape

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Ecotone Publishing announced today the release of The Greenest Building: How the Bullitt Center Changes the Urban Landscape. With projects around the world trying to replicate the lessons from the Bullitt Center, this book offers invaluable insight into what it took to make the building a reality.

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ILFI Staff Highlight - January 2016

Monday, January 11, 2016

Learn what motivates Brad: what he wanted to be when he graduated from high school; how that decision led to working in the regenerative building movement; and what he does when he's not helping our organization lead and support the transformation toward communities that are socially just, culturally rich and ecologically restorative.

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Building for People: Human-centered Design with Local Materials

Friday, January 8, 2016

A mobile laboratory is traveling across Europe. Designed and built by university students, the lab serves as a hub for innovative façade design.

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Dynamic Buildings: Customizing Structures for Human Comfort and Sustainability

Friday, January 8, 2016

Architecture students at Purdue University are kick-starting a bold new initiative to integrate people into the design and operation of buildings they inhabit.

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A Delicious Holiday Retrofit

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

If you buy an old house, is there any way to make it more sustainable? What if that house happens to made out of baked goods?

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Policy Toolkit in Action: Institute and Congresses Meet with Legislators in Alaska and Washington

Thursday, December 10, 2015

In late October, Stacia Miller, Global Policy & Advocacy Manager at the Institute, alongside our friends at the National Caucus of Environmental Legislators, had the opportunity to meet with legislators from Alaska and Washington to discuss the urgent need for green building policy leadership.

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ILFI Staff Highlight - December 2015

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Learn what motivates Des: what she wanted to be when she graduated from high school; how that decision led to working in the regenerative building movement; and what she does when she's not helping our organization lead and support the transformation toward communities that are socially just, culturally rich and ecologically restorative.

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Harmonization of Material Health Tools Leaps Forward

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

The International Living Future Institute (ILFI) and the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute (C2CPII) share a commitment that all products should be safe for all living systems.

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