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2010-07-06 11:41:00

SALT LAKE CITY, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Education Services, a green building education provider, recently trained thirty-six Salt Lake City employees on USGBC's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) in a push to educate the city's Planning and Building Review department on green building and planning strategies.

2010-06-24 13:48:00

TRENTON, N.J., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Committee on the Environment of the New Jersey chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA-NJ), has announced that its green conference, East Coast Green, will be held at Bally's Atlantic City, N.J., on Sept.

2010-06-24 09:48:00

LONG BEACH, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Going green can increase worker productivity -- and may even help employees reduce sick time -- according to a recent study by the University of San Diego and CB Richard Ellis.

2010-06-18 05:45:00

HOUSTON, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Monarch School's students, families and teachers are celebrating the A+ earned recently by the school's new Chrysalis building for going green. Chrysalis is the first special education facility in the United States to achieve the U.S.

2010-06-14 08:54:00

KALAMAZOO, Mich., June 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK) announced today that two of its manufacturing facilities have earned Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) certifications from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

2010-05-28 14:39:00

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Langan Engineering & Environmental Services officially announced that Colleen Costello, PG, has been promoted to Senior Principal, and that Caryn Barnes, LSRP; Mark Devaney, LEED AP; Eric Schwarz, PE, LEED AP; Mark Seel, PE, PG; and Beverly Williams, SPHR have become shareholders in the firm.

2010-05-24 12:14:00

WASHINGTON, May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Education Services and AIA|DC announced today that they are launching a new program called GreenEdu Academy, a full-day workshop consisting of five educational sessions for industry professionals interested in learning more about topics on green building and USGBC's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED).

2010-05-19 10:24:00

Healthy Home 2010, opening in September in suburban Chicago, to set a new precedent for green, healthful living and raise the bar on healthier indoor air CHICAGO, May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a groundbreaking partnership with industry leaders in green design, Healthy Child Healthy World today announced plans to create a real-life, interactive, educational model for healthier living.

2010-05-19 07:17:00

CHICAGO, May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Green Building Council - Illinois Chapter announced the 2010 Natural Leaders Award winners, with a formal ceremony to recognize the recipients to be held at the Chapter's 5(th) Annual Emerald Gala.

2010-05-11 17:27:00

Saturday, May 22nd, 6:00 p.m. CHICAGO, May 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) - Illinois Chapter will host the Fifth Emerald Gala at Soldier Field's United Club on Saturday, May 22, 2010.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.