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Greening starts at school

The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) and the Canadian Coalition for Green Schools are commemorating Earth Day with the launch of a new competition for Canadian schools.A green school is one that minimizes environmental impact,…

A decade of living walls

A Canadian invention that improves indoor air quality and reduces a building’s energy costs turns 10 years old this spring. The living wall biofilter – an installation of tropical plants adorning office, academic, commercial and…