Gallery: LEED Platinum Student Village Opens at Bastyr University

 
Eco friendly, low VOC, locally-sourced, FSC-certified lumber, and reclaimed materials were used within the building, while low maintenance and durable cement board has been placed on the exterior and serves as a rain screen.

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  1. Modular_Thailand December 22, 2010 at 2:03 am

    “…they’re also incredibly passionate about integrating green building and eco-friendly housing into daily campus life.”

    Excellent eco-ideas, today everyone has concerned about problem environment. The youth is important generation to keep the world going green forever.

    -Lifesbox-

  2. Holcim Awards December 21, 2010 at 2:25 pm

    This is a very nice project. Another great example of how simplicity and elegance can be a powerful design tool and create great architecture. Furthermore the focus on sustainability and the strategies employed are really excellent. Great building!
    This is a perfect project to submit to The Holcim Awards for Sustainable Construction:
    http://on.fb.me/holcim-awards

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