Trim Tab Blog

Announcing Trim Tab V.20

Friday, January 24, 2014
In our latest issue of Trim Tab, our quarterly e-magazine, the International Living Future Institute delves into the breakthroughs of the green building industry and profiles people, projects and ideas inspired by the natural world.

The Value of Transparency

Friday, December 20, 2013

A recent article written by Rick Crawford from  GreenWizard  highlights the growing movement toward building product transparency.

NRDC's Midwest Offices Achieve Petal Certification

Wednesday, November 20, 2013
The Living Building Challenge is happy to report that the new Midwest Offices of the Natural Resources Defense Council, a tenant retrofit in Chicago, has acheived Petal Certification.

Energy Petal Handbook Released

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

The Living Building Challenge Team is happy to announce the release of its Energy Petal Handbook. The Energy Petal Handbook is one in a series of publications that is intended to serve as a resource for project teams pursing the Living Building Challenge versions 2.0 and 2.1. 


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