Meeting the Demands of Healthier Buildings: How to Navigate Building Product Certifications

Health is the new frontier in the built environment. But a building or home cannot begin to be deemed healthy if its building blocks – both the material used for exterior construction and the elements used to build and decorate the interior – aren’t healthy to begin with. Identifying healthy products is made easier with a wealth of new tools and certification programs that are being implemented, but that variety also creates confusion over what each program brings to the table and how that meets the needs of the user. This session will review the different product certifications in use, identify their main priorities, and show how to search for them online.

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03/09/2018 - 10:30 to 12:00
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1 (no prior experience/knowledge needed)

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BOS18-210 - AIA 1.5 LU/HSW, BPI 1.5, MA CSL 1.5