2003 News

Environmental Education Center Selects PVC for Water Reuse
PVC pipe’s durability and ease of installation were deciding factors for the engineers selecting materials for a “marsh machine” at a Philadelphia wildlife refuge. The project gained national recognition when it was named one of the Earth Day Top 10 Green Projects this year by the American Institute of Architects’ Committee on the Environment (COTE) in partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy.

White Paper On Sustainability: A Report on the Green Building Movement
The Building Design & Construction editors published the following white paper on green building and unveiled it at the U.S. Green Building Council's 2003 Greenbuild Conference & Expo. Copyright 2003 Reed Business Information

The Building Team Delivers Value By Specifying PVC Pipe
In applications ranging from cold water delivery and landscape irrigation systems to drain, waste and vent (DWV) systems and sewage transport, PVC plays a vital role in providing dependable piping service. This advertorial originally appeared in the October 2003 issue of Building Design & Construction.