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Green construction is a hot new trend in building and construction. Green construction involves using recycled materials and utilizing the concepts of sustainable design. As the concepts gain popularity, using them will become second nature.

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10 Ways Hospital Construction Can Go Green

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Master Builder's Quiz: Organic Architecture

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10 Companies Utilizing Green Construction

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Why salvage construction materials?

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Green Construction: Is it worth it?

 Green Construction: Is it worth it?

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What is the International Green Construction Code?

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