Why Economics Will Drive Better Green Design
When the idea of sustainable or ‘green’ design first began gain industry attention in the mid-1990s, the imperative was almost entirely environmental.
Beauty Company Takes a Straw Approach to Retail Space
Many ecological brands look to sustainable design when it comes to designing their retail spaces.
Living Roofs Continue to Top Commercial Design Trends
The installation of living roofs and cool roofs continues to top the list of commercial design trends across the country.
Eco-Resort Makes its Home in Abandoned Chinese Quarry
A deep, water-filled quarry will soon be home to a sustainable adventure hotel in China’s Songjiang district just outside Shanghai.
Five Architectural Installations Brought to Life by Up-Cycling
As recycling continues to move into the mainstream, installations and architectural structures around the world are moving beyond sustainability to reclaim and up-cycle materials.