News - 7 Aug 2006
There’s a dangerous intruder we may not have even thought about, and it can reach us while we’re at home, in our cars and at work. It’s the sun, and its UVA and UVB rays can cause skin cancer and...
News - 28 Apr 2006
The results were revealed at the annual GlassAction meeting, held at Tankersley Manor, Barnsley, which was attended by more than 100 top industry professionals from all over the country.
News - 12 Apr 2006
A Scottish company has found the concrete evidence it was looking for after successful trials showed recycled glass could replace primary aggregates in the manufacture of higher value blocks....
News - 24 Aug 2005
A new report from Air Quality Sciences, entitled "If You Build It Green, They Will Come," provides convincing evidence that building green is not as cost prohibitive as critics...
Article - 26 Mar 2003
Several factors affect fire spreading in domestic fires such as ignition, thermal inertia, heat release rates and smoke and gas generation by materials present. The measurement of heat release rates...
News - 20 May 2005
The chug of a refrigerator sparking to life in the middle of the night. The rumble of an idling car engine in early morning. The rhythmic thrum of a stereo system that is not your own. At a time when...
News - 31 Mar 2005
A landmark study released Wednesday reveals that approximately 60 percent of the ecosystem services that support life on Earth – such as fresh water, capture fisheries, air and water regulation,...
News - 2 Jul 2014
The New York Construction Awards, hosted by leading accounting and consulting firm Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP and presented by The New York Building Congress (NYBC), The American Council of...
News - 27 Jun 2013
The Urban Land Institute (ULI) has selected twenty-seven developments as finalists in the 35th annual ULI Global Awards for Excellence competition, widely recognized as the land use industry’s...
Article - 28 Oct 2016
In an effort to combat problems caused by cold, researchers are constantly investigating novel & innovative building materials.