By Victoria Garcia
Published March 27, 2019
Two Montclair State University buildings received “green campus” recognitions from the US Green Building Council.
The School of Communication and Media building earned a US Green Building Council LEED Silver certification, and the Center for Environmental and Life Sciences (CELS) building earned a 2019 Sustainable Schools honorable mention from the US Green Building Council in New Jersey.
“Green building” is the practice of designing and constructing buildings that use fewer resources, reduce waste, lower negative environmental impacts and operate buildings to ensure occupant health and productivity. The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Certification is the most widely used green building rating system in the world. It is globally recognized as a symbol of sustainability achievement…. READ FULL ARTICLE.