Monthly Archives: September 2010

Green Roofs Eliminate One Years Worth of CO2

As mentioned in our first blog entry only one in 10 buildings in Washington D.C. area have green roofs. But what if they all did? Well, scientists in Michigan recently calculated that replacing traditional roofing materials in an urban area … Continue reading

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And so it begins…

Okay, we thought is was about time to show you some of the pictures and the progress we have made on the American Chemical Society Hach building Green Roof journey.  So watch your step!  The first stop has lots of … Continue reading

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Let the Journey Begin! To the American Chemical Society’s Green Roof

Hello, everyone!  I’m Joanna Brosnan, director of the American Chemical Society’s Facilities Department, and the roof on one of our main facilities, Hach Building at 16th and M Streets in northwest Washington, DC, is going GREEN!!!! Nope! We don’t mean green … Continue reading

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