New Green Tools Released
"ASHRAE has the technology to provide efficient, safe, and healthy built environments - the primary requirements to having a sustainable facility," said Terry Townsend, P.E., ASHRAE president.
Sustainability efforts that were highlighted include:
Green measures were also taken by ASHRAE in regard to its booth including handing out undated materials that can be used at future events; using carpet that is fully recyclable; shipping its materials in bulk to decrease multiple deliveries; reusing the booth display at future events; providing bins for recycling; and in-booth snacks and traffic items that are not prepackaged, thus reducing waste.
Publication date: 11/27/2006