November 14, 2022

WELL Building Standard: An Overview

While there is some overlap with the historically industry-leading LEED standard, WELL provides a deep dive into a broader focus on health and well-being.

LEED v4 Compliant PVC/CPVC Cement
November 4, 2019

LEED v4 Compliant PVC/CPVC Cement for Low-Emitting Materials

After almost 4 years of waiting, construction project teams now have LEED compliant PVC/CPVC cement products to add to their projects.

madeline smith clayco green badger
October 29, 2019

Interviews with Green Building Professionals: Madeline Smith, Clayco

Green Badger features green building sustainability expert Madeline Smith at Clayco.

Interior metal studs
August 29, 2019

LEED v4 Compliant Metal Studs with EDPs and HPDs

Interior metal studs help you across all three LEED v4 BPDO credits, are nearly zero waste since they always get recycled, and are non-emitting, so you don’t have to worry about anything in the low-emitting category. How much better could you get?

August 29, 2019

Interview with Rachel Greenspan & Jennifer Taranto, Structure Tone

Today, Green Badger is featuring green building superheroes Rachel Greenspan and Jennifer Taranto from Structure Tone who we have had the pleasure of working with over the past few years!

LEED v4 Compliant Drywall
July 24, 2019

LEED v4 Compliant Drywall with EDPs and HPDs

Drywall and gypsum board are on every construction project in the country, but did you know that they can easily earn you multiple EPDS and HPDs for your LEED projects?

Finding environmental product declarations for LEED v4
July 24, 2019

Finding EPDs for LEED v4 and v4.1

Today, we’re going to take a look at what you need to know about Environmental Product Declarations, or EPDs, to qualify for LEED version 4 and 4.1.

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

Interview with Dave Hubka & Jing Hong, Rivion

Green Badger features green building sustainability experts, Dave Hubka and Jing Hong from Rivion.

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 Construction Waste Management
June 16, 2019

LEED v4.1 Construction Waste Management

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

Interview with Jonathan Weiss & Emily Reese Moody, Jacobs

Green Badger features green building sustainability experts, Jonathan Weiss & Emily Reese Moody at Jacobs.

LEED v4.1 Low Emitting Materials
May 28, 2019

LEED v4.1 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.

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.