“Super-green building powered by sun, wind” – Brooklyn Daily features Bright ‘n Green, December 2013.
The National Association of Homebuilders’ National Green Building Standard (NGBS) program is the only Green Certification program endorsed by the ICC (International Code Council). The Standard has four levels: Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Emerald. Bright ‘n Green achieves the Emerald NGBS Green Certification level.
Wouldn’t it seem that finding out where a product is made is an easy task? Not so. In my quest as a researcher to purchase locally made, sustainably manufactured products for Bright ‘n Green, I’ve repeatedly run into difficulty with the transparency of processes behind many products….