What is Sustainable Building?
A sustainable building is one that has sustainable initiatives within the building, which are evident in the way materials and other resources are used to achieve water and energy efficiency as well as maintaining healthy indoor environmental quality. Sustainable buildings, also known as green buildings, also have two other common objectives. One objective is to protect the employee or user’s health and increase productivity. Lastly, the objective of the sustainable building is to reduce the ecological footprint of said building, while reducing waste and pollution.
Why some dislike sustainable buildings
Sustainable buildings are quite often more expensive than your typical, everyday building. This can be a great disin….