One of the challenges facing global project teams is access to building material information. In order to make search for better building materials easy, Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI) is adding leading global material platforms to its Better Materials Programm… Read the rest
DGNB, LEED & BREEAM – Which criteria are evaluated?
Sustainable buildings, also known as green buildings, are becoming increasingly important in the construction industry. In addition to the increased quality of life for tenants and users, owners and investors also benefit from increases in the value of real estate … Read the rest
Cradle to Cradle – the circular future
The event “Cradle to Cradle – the circular future” takes place in Düsseldorf on Thursday, the 23nd May 2019. In addition to many interesting lectures on the subjects of C2C in the construction and real estate industry, Thomas Hoinka, the … Read the rest
Invitation to a round table on the subject “Digital Sustainability” at the BAU 2019
Tuesday, January 15th, 2019 at 2 p.m. at BAU in Munich (DGNB stand, Hall C2, Stand No. 303)
How can digitalization improve the sustainability of construction projects?
This exciting question are discussing Dr. Peter Mösle (General Manager Building Material Scout), … Read the rest
New Assessment-Service according LEED v4 and BNB BN 2015
On Building Material Scout we are now offering our assessment service for LEED v4 (2015) and BNB BN 2015. The two systems, like other green building systems, consider a building holistic in terms of energy and water efficiency, location qualities, … Read the rest
Is the material harmless for my house?
“To build a building without delicate substances is not that easy, says Jan Boström. There are a number of certificates and labels, but because of the huge amount and the different significance it’s impossible for principles and planners to maintain … Read the rest