Updated: Building Green with Wood Toolkit

March 30, 2015

naturally:wood has updated the Building Green with Wood Toolkit with new information on green building rating systems, topics to consider when considering building rating systems, maximizing LEED points using wood, codes and other 'green'-related initiatives.

The Building Green with Wood Toolkit is made up of:

  • 12Modules: green building tools, forest practices in Canada, forest carbon, climate change, transportation effects, social and economic sustainability, health and well-being, durability and adaptability, resource conservation, energy conservation, life cycle assessment and key elements of green design
  • 10 Wood Specification Sheets: certified wood, acoustics, salvaged materials, recycled materials, locally produced materials, indoor air quality, durability, construction waste management, passive design and framing techniques and life cycle assessment