"Green" considerations of the Science Center Project

as of April 17, 2001


Overall high level of attention paid to pro-environmental design: Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED 2.0)

Water Reclamation:

Fume Hood Heat Exchangers

Recycled Carpets, reusing windows, low volitile content of paints, finishes, upholstry

Bird Collisions with windows

Certified Sustainably Harvested Wood

Low building profile, providing transition to the Crum Woods

Natural lighting wherever possible inside; Minimize stray light outside

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last updated 4/17/01