Terri Wills of the World Green Building Council said in the statement that USGBC is still a strong leader in environmentally friendly construction.
“We know how to build bigger and bigger. The challenge is to build bigger and better and at the same time improve our existing buildings stock,” Willis said. “And it is commitments like these that will underscore the critical importance of using every tool at our disposal to achieve the 2 degree world we need to ensure for our future.”
Environmental office solutions, specifically involving furniture, can be affordable and simple ways to reduce the size of an organization’s carbon footprint with an eye on the future.