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Ecospecifier Global Product News:

 

New Certified Listings: Global GreenTag

Global GreenTag Feature Product: New Certification
Schiavello - Climate Workstation & Table
Global GreenTagCertTM Level A Certified, workstation and table bases including the Certified worktop with adjustable desk height, which can be tailored to suit a wide range of interior commercial fitout applications. Read more....

 

 


Global GreenTag Feature Product: New Certification
Instyle - ecoustic® Collection
Global GreenTagCertTM  Level A Certified, range of low VOC polyester felt panels, screens and tiles, suitable for use in residential and commercial applications.  Read more....

 

 

 

Global GreenTag Feature Product: New Certification
Enerlogic Window Films - Enerlogic 35 Window Films
Global GreenTagCertTM LCARate Gold plus Certified, Enerlogic 35 Window Film  is designed to deflect the sun's ultraviolet radiation and solar heat penetration, providing thermal efficiency in both warm and cool climate zones,  suited to east/west facing glass in warm temperate locations, and suitable for both residential and commercial purposes.  Read more....

 

 

 

Full list of Global GreenTag Certified Listings.

 

Re-newed Verified Listings: Ecospecifier Global

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DanPal Australia - Danpalon
Polycarbonate glazing system designed to provide quality light, thermal insulation, UV protection and durability. Product is designed for use as roof and wall glazing in domestic, commercial and industrial buildings. Read more....

 

 

 

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Chesterfield House - Classic Furniture
New and re-upholstered, hand made classic English-style furniture suitable for residential and commercial use. Australian owned Chesterfield House manufactures pre-designed and custom-made seaters and upholstered furniture. Read more....

 

 

 

 

Full list of recently Ecospecifier Global Verified Listings.

 


 

Global Development & Industry Partner News:

Ecospecifier and AutoSpec share their expertise
For some time our two organisations have been working on the linking of our product databases. We had a vision where a product could be selected for its technical merits as well as for its green credentials, all in the one place.  Last month this vision became a reality. Read more...

 

Alternative Technology Association - Beyond 10 Stars: what next for sustainable homes?
Speed Date a Sustainable Designer Melbourne. Luke Middleton is in rare company. He is one of the few building designers in Victoria who has designed a 10-star energy efficient house. Read more...

Discount offer to Sanctuary magazine
Special offer. Receive a 10% discount on subscription to Sanctuary: modern green homes - Offer closes 31 March 2013.

To claim your discount enter the following code in the coupon field at checkout: ECOSPEC 

Sanctuary: modern green homes magazine
Each quarter, Sanctuary magazine profiles the work of Australia's leading environmental architects and designers, providing inspiration and practical solutions for a sustainable home, without compromising on design.  Sanctuary magazine is published by the Alternative Technology Association (ATA), a not-for-profit organisation that has been promoting sustainable living for over 30 years. Subscribe now.

 

Architectural Information Services
Libraries are shrinking… Has your catalogue library become smaller? Check out Archipedia to find the latest eCatalogues of your favourite suppliers. Read more...

 

Ecospecifier Global now in Partnership with Treehenge
Treehenge works to repair valuable landscapes around Australia. Make a donation or dedicate a tree to contribute in helping restore or rejuvenate damaged land. Read more...

 

Ecospecifier Global now in Partnership with Green Moves
Green Moves focus is on helping residential homes and SME businesses become more resource efficient and sustainable. Read more...

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Global Industry News:

GreenTag releases new Living Building Challenge Product Standard
Global GreenTag has released it latest draft standard for public comment, the Living Building Challenge Standard. Read more...

GreenTag EPDs now formally recognised by BREEAM®
The British Research Establishment (BRE) that operates the British Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM) green building rating tool system has recently recognised the Global GreenTagCertTM Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) program. Read more...

NZGBC Approves GreenTag INSULATION STANDARD
After nearly 12months of assessment and negotiations, this week the New Zealand Green Building Council recognised the GreenTag GreenRate Insulation Standard for Use with the Green Star® NZ suite of tools. This marks the next step in GreenTag’s cross Tasman recognition with the NZGBC with the Paints and Coatings Standard being the next on the list for review during 2013.

Unique and Beautiful new approach to architectural shading in Abu Dhabi
When Ecospecifier Consulting assisted Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council to develop and launch the Estidama 'Pearl' building rating system, we also assisted in developing the mandatory 1-2 Pearl requirements within the Abu Dhabi Building Code. Read more...




 

Global Conference and Event News:

Green Cities Conference wrap up.
The Keynote presentation by Gunter Pauli of Blue Economy fame was truly one of the most inspiring presentations we have heard in many years! He spoke on the efficiencies he is actually acheiving in agriculture and production to achieve 500 times efficiencies compared to common current practices. Read more...

A big 'thank you' to Graeme Smith of Container Connections for providing plants and Sarah deVantier of Konfurb for providing seating for our stand at Green Cities 2013.

 

 

Equinox Sydney & Equinox Brisbane
Don't miss out on your opportunity to network with key decision-makers from Australia's leading practices and consultancies, as well as build your database. Read more...

 

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World Building Congress 2013
The CIB World Building Congress will be held in Brisbane from 5-9 May 2013. Read more...

 

 

ALCAS Conference 2013
The conference will run from 14/07/13 to 18/07/13 at the Novotel Sydney Manly Pacific Hotel.

Read more...

 

 

 

 

 

Interested in learning more about Ecospecifier Global's Services?
Phone 1300 669 997 and ask for Mary-Lou Kelly.

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