chemical footprint

REMI Network

Report examines chemical footprint of health care products

A report released by Clean Production Action assessed the chemical footprint of more than 250 products commonly found in hospital pediatric patient rooms.
cool roofs

Canadian Property Management

Cool Roofs for a Hot Planet

Cool roofs have replaced traditional asphalt roofing, which was the norm for decades thanks to there being little concern for insulation and heat loss.

Building Strategies & Sustainability

The hard truth about PVC

The CCME and the Canadian packaging industry are working toward eliminating PVC in rigid plastic packaging. Does PVC in building products present the same kind of concerns that the CCME has raised about packaging? Which products often contain PVC and what are the alternatives? Morrison Hershfield's Mark Lucuik weighs in.