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1537 Webster Street, Oakland, CA, 94612, United States

Upcoming Events At This Venue

October 24, 2014

Join Build It Green for a FREE workshop! This three-hour training will provide participants with knowledge of health and safety concerns in building materials with a particular focus on high performance and net zero energy strategies. Participants will be able to identify some of the major hazards found in the built environment and learn how to research safer alternatives. For practitioners aiming to maximize energy efficiency and to protect human health, you won’t want to miss this workshop!

Topics we’ll address include:

  • The state of knowledge on health safety of building materials today
  • The chemicals of most concern and where are they found in building materials
  • How to find information on the chemical content of building materials
  • Suppliers and strategies for creating safer high performance buildings.

Register online.

Date: October 24, 2014 9:00 am
Cost: Free