Links

International

International Initiative for a Sustainable Built Environment (iiSBE)
iiSBE is an international non-profit organization whose overall aim is to actively facilitate and promote the adoption of policies, methods and tools to accelerate the movement towards a global sustainable built environment.
http://www.iisbe.org

World Green Building Council
The WorldGBC is a coalition of national Green Building Councils that facilitates the global transformation of the building industry towards sustainability through market driven mechanisms and fostering and supporting new and emerging Green Building Councils.
http://www.worldgbc.org

Sustainable Building Alliance
The SB Alliance is an international non-profit organization dedicated to accelerating the adoption of sustainable building practices through the promotion of building performance assessment and rating.
http://sballiance.org

Canada

Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC)
The CaGBC’s mission is to lead and accelerate transformation in Canada to high performing, healthy green buildings, homes and communities through changing industry standards, developing best design practices and guideline, advocating for green buildings, and developing educational tools.
http://www.cagbc.org

ATHENA Sustainable Materials Institute

ATHENA is a non-profit research institute dedicated to the field of sustainable building and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). It shares its expertise through comprehensive and comparable LCA databases for building materials and products, provides customized consulting services, and offers LCA software.
http://www.athenasmi.ca

Green Globes
The Green Globes system is a building environmental design and management tool that provides an online assessment protocol, rating system and guidance for green building design, operation and management. It is interactive, flexible and affordable, and provides market recognition of a building’s environmental attributes through third-party verification.
http://www.greenglobes.com
 


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