March 23, 2021

Jobsite Sustainability: The Next Step in our Green Construction Journey

Green Badger is releasing a new jobsite sustainability portal that will allow contractors to track site sustainability metrics during construction.

Dave Hubka and Jing Hong from Rivion, LEED construction with Green Badger
June 26, 2019

Interviews with Green Building Professionals: Dave Hubka & Jing Hong, Rivion

Today, Green Badger is featuring green building superheroes Dave Hubka and Jing Hong from Rivion who we have had the pleasure of working with over the past few years. Jing Hong is a Mechanical Solutions…

LEED v4 Compliant Flooring Products with EPDs
June 20, 2019

LEED v4 Compliant Flooring Products with EPDs

Green Badger has written on a bunch of LEED product categories that have multiple options to help you earn EPDs and HPDs, but no category has been as chock-full of manufacturers and products as the flooring category.

LEED v4.1 Update Review: Construction Waste Management
June 16, 2019

LEED v4.1 Construction Waste Management Updates

This is part five in Green Badger’s series of deep dives into the changes for LEED v4.1 and how they may affect project teams moving forward. In this post, we cover changes to construction waste management.

May 29, 2019

Interviews with Green Building Professionals: Jonathan Weiss and Emily Reese Moody, Jacobs

Today, Green Badger is featuring Jonathan Weiss, Jacobs’ Director of Sustainability based out of Philadelphia who has been in that position for 12 years and with the company for 26 years – and also Emily…

LEED v4.1 Update Review: Low Emitting Materials
May 28, 2019

LEED v4.1 Update Review: Low Emitting Materials

This is part four in Green Badger’s series of deep dives into the changes for LEED v4.1 and how they may affect project teams moving forward. For more resources, visit the other posts in our…

LEED v4 Compliant Insulation Products
May 24, 2019

LEED v4 Compliant Insulation Products

Every building has insulation (in the US anyway). Fiberglass, cellulose, spray applied – for thermal, sound and mechanical, you’re building is bound to have multiple applications, and that can heat up (and keep warm) your EPD and Ingredient reporting count.

Green Badger’s LEED v4.1 Update Review: Sourcing of Raw Materials and Material Ingredient Reporting
April 29, 2019

Green Badger’s LEED v4.1 Update Review: Sourcing of Raw Materials and Material Ingredient Reporting

This is Part 3 in Green Badger’s series of deep dives into the changes for LEED v4.1 and how they may affect project teams.

LEeD v4 compliant paint products
April 29, 2019

LEED v4 Compliant Paint Products and Manufacturers

I see a BPDO Calculator and I Want It Painted Black The first line of the Rolling Stones hit ‘Paint It, Black’ is well known, but the original second line toiled in obscurity – until…

April 23, 2019

Interviews with Green Building Professionals: Vandita Mudgal, Hensel Phelps

Green Badger: Tell us a bit about yourself – who are you, what company do you work for and what is your role there? Vandita Mudgal: I am an Architect, Landscape Designer and a Green…

Breaking News on USGBC Updates
April 1, 2019

Breaking News on USGBC Updates

The following are highlights from our April Fools day newsletter from 2019. Enjoy the jokes and subscribe for more Badger puns and pranks. Follow us on social media to stay up to date on all…

LEED v4 Compliant Doors and Hardware Products with EPDs
March 18, 2019

LEED v4 Compliant Doors and Hardware Products with EPDs

The easiest entrance into EPDs for your project may be your doors and hardware. Do you see what we did there? Entrance, doors… BAM! Clever wordplay aside, the Badger’s got some insight into picking up…

LEED v4.1 Update Review: Environmental Product Declarations, Option 1
March 11, 2019

LEED v4.1 Update Review: Environmental Product Declarations, Option 1

EPD Option 1 doesn’t appear to change much, and since this credit was readily achievable in LEED v4.0, may be a good thing.