Taking the Lifecycle Perspective

November 28, 2016

To understand the full environmental impact of a structure over decades of use, all phases—starting before construction and continuing on to the very end of the structure’s life—must be considered. A recent MIT News article looks our new report addressing critical issues in building practices. One of the key takeaways of the report is that there are many factors that must be considered before evaluating claims that one or another building type or product offers a better environmental return. READ MORE.