Carbon Leadership Forum

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CLF in the news

03/14/2019 5 green building trends: Lifecycle carbon assessment takes big step forward, The Kendeda Fund

02/19/2019Episode #61: Leveraging the Life Cycle Assessment for Useful Carbon Accounting with Professor Kate Simonen, Nori

12/03/2018‘Carbon accountability’: UW architecture professor Kate Simonen sees progress in work to reduce embodied carbon in construction materials, UW News

10/09/2018Embodied Carbon on a Roll, BuildingGreen

09/20/2018Climate Summit Highlights States’ Commitment to Combating Global Warming, Architectural Record

09/18/2018Reducing Embodied Carbon and Operational Emissions in Buildings, Engineering News-Record

09/17/2018Universities should lead efforts to slow climate change, if the federal government won’t, Washington Post

09/10/2018The Urgency of Embodied Carbon and What You Can Do about It, BuildingGreen

07/17/2018Primer Debuts on Life-Cycle Assessments of Embodied Carbon in Buildings, Engineering News-Record

06/27/2018New buildings, same old carbon as materials drive greenhouse gas emissions, Real Estate Weekly

05/22/2018 How Seattle’s Appetite for Construction Is Creating a Growing Waste Problem, Seattle Magazine

04/13/2018In a concrete jungle, one architect pushes for ‘plywood for giants’, Crosscut

01/21/2017In heart of North Loop, a new office building becomes architectural attraction, StarTribune

08/03/2015Wood, Concrete, and Steel—And Their Incomparable EPDs, BuildingGreen

07/08/2015Innovative project would be Seattle’s second-tallest building, Seattle Times

01/16/2014Forum revises EPD-underpinning Product Category Rules for Concrete, Concrete Products

10/09/2013EPDs, what’s new, what’s now, what’s next? A roundtable discussion convened by the Carbon Leadership Forum, Sustainable Industries Weekly Digest

04/23/2013A greener concrete? UW-led coalition seeks to reduce concrete’s carbon footprint, UW News

12/16/2012Forum releases environmental standards for concrete mixes, Concrete Products

02/20/2012Comment period opens on standards for measuring environmental footprint of concrete, Concrete Products

02/14/2011Carbon Leadership Forum will devise standards to limit carbon footprints in building products, UW News