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Craig Miles, Vice President, National Sales, OSB Marketing and Planning for LP Building Solutions, discusses diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) in our industry. How the issue is linked to sustainability and the efforts to increase DEI as we face a critical labor shortage.
Kathleen Hetrick, an Associate and Senior Sustainability Engineer with Buro Happold joins us to discuss two California bills that were recently signed into law this month requiring companies to analyze and report on their GHG emissions—as well as their climate-related financial risks. Listen to find out what this means for architects everywhere.
Kristin Westover, Technical Manager of Specialty Installations for low-slope commercial roofing systems at GAF, joins us to talk about her upcoming webinar, "Low-Slope Roofing 101" airing on December 12th at 2:00 PM EST. Listen in as Kristin goes over what role low-slope roofing plays in protecting buildings.
Annette Rubin, Founder & CEO of Vero Building Systems, sits down with us to discuss a new hurricane-proof building technology that’s currently being used to build a police station in Houma, Louisiana. Listen in as she discusses how this technology addresses these issues and more.
Dyer Brown's director of sustainability in Boston, Laurel Christensen, recently co-authored a Reuse Roadmap with the goal of providing guidance to various stakeholders. Listen in as she discusses how she’s utilizing industry resources to stay informed of sustainable product choices.
Fiberon annually saves more than 1 million trees and repurposes an average of 100 million pounds of recycled plastic. Matt Gerhart, cladding sales manager for Fiberon, joined us to discuss Fiberon’s recycling process for wood-plastic composites.
Blake Johnson, Commercial Director for Knife River's Prestress Division, and Melissa Verwest, Regional Sustainability Engineer for Knife River Northwest, join us to discuss reducing the embedded and operational carbon in precast and what’s new in the industry.