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April 15, 2011

Owens Corning’s Toledo, Ohio, global headquarters has earned gold certification under the U.S. Green Building Council's (USGBC) Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) Existing Building (EB) program -- it is the third existing building in Ohio to receive the designation.

The building first earned silver certification under the LEED-EB program in 2007 and has an Energy Star rating, which ranks it among the top 25% of energy-efficient buildings in the United States.

November 21, 2010

Called LEED Automation, the program enables users to submit documentation and certify LEED projects online...

August 18, 2008

This year’s 2008 Beijing Olympic Games include a first-of-its kind environmentally friendly Olympic Village, certified...

May 8, 2008

The Canadian co-op taps Phil Temple as its eco-friendly product specialist....

March 18, 2008

Chicago -- Green products take center stage, and a host of new color trends are...

February 7, 2008

An additional 12,940 homes have registered under the program and are under development....

November 18, 2007

Citing data from the National Association of Home Builders, one speaker explained that the green...