Gallery: LEED Platinum Kent Denver Dining Hall Provides a Holistic Expe...

 
One of the most impressive things about the Kent Denver Dining Hall is that after serving 750 lunches, it produces only one bag of trash that can't recycled or composted. Designed by the Denver-based Semple Brown Design, the LEED Platinum dining hall was renovated and expanded in order to meet the increasing student population. A myriad of sustainable design strategies work together to create an energy efficient and environmentally friendly building, all with the goal of creating a holistic dining experience. Rain gardens, solar power, recycled materials, a living herb wall and an orchard are just a part of Kent Denver School's educational program.

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