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Living Building Petals Talk & Tour

20 Nov 2013, Posted by Bright 'n Green in Blog, Events

On Thursday December 5th, in conjunction with the Living Building Institute and the Brooklyn Chapter of the AIA, Bright 'n Green hosted a talk on two of the most important petals of the Living Building challenge: water and materials at the Scarano 110 York Street office. After...

Declare Products Materials Guide

05 Nov 2013, Posted by Rachel Scarano in Blog

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. To...