Published on Greenbiz.com July 9, 2014 The World Economic Forum has appointed famed designer and author William McDonough to its new group that aims to advance the circular economy. As the […]
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The Cradle to Cradle CertifiedCM Program Integrated as a Key Element of LEED, a Globally Adopted Green Building Program
The U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED Version 4 Rating System, overwhelmingly approved last week by member voters, includes the Cradle to Cradle Certified(CM) Program, solidifying the organization’s commitment to material health, a movement advanced for 25 years by American architect William McDonough and German chemist Michael Braungart.
Waste Management and McDonough Innovation form initiative to address waste impact of consumer goods
The Upcycle book offers case studies of MBDC’s work over the past decade fostering continuous improvement towards the goal of a wholly positive impact on people and the planet.
New book by William McDonough & Michael Braungart: The Upcycle: Beyond Sustainability—Designing for Abundance with forward by Bill Clinton.
The Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute released the new version 3 of the Cradle to Cradle Certified program. The announcement was made at the Greenbuild Expo 2012 in San Francisco, CA with the support of many longstanding clients in the green building industry. The new standard will go into effect on January 1, 2013.
Learn more about Cradle to Cradle through Verge@Greenbuild, Greenbuild Expo, and AIA. Support the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute at a star-studded gala with Meryl Streep and Susan Sarandon.