Gallery: Newly Opened Phipps Conservatory Center for Sustainable Landsc...

The Center for Sustainable Landscapes at the Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens just opened in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and it hopes to be one of the greenest facilities in the world. The center aims to be the first building to achieve a hat-trick
 
The Center for Sustainable Landscapes at the Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens just opened in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and it hopes to be one of the greenest facilities in the world. The center aims to be the first building to achieve a hat-trick for sustainable certification and is in the running for Living Building Challenge, LEED Platinum, and Sustainable Sites Initiative certification. With its roots in education and research, this exceptional conservatory provides a public education not only on botany, but on sustainability.

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