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Arktura Featured in GB&D Pro – What it Means to Be a Sustainable Company in the Built Environment

March 7, 2023
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Arktura’s latest featured article in Green Building and Design Pro, “What it Means to Be a Sustainable Company in the Built Environment,” is now available to read. This collaborative piece provides a detailed overview of why companies in our industry should move toward sustainability and, eventually, carbon neutrality. 

Penned by Arktura’s Ricardo Ortiz and Omar Ramirez, this was written in collaboration with various members of the Arktura team to round out this thought leadership article. Written to inform, educate, and inspire those in the built environment to take notice of our effects on our communities and the world. Through small steps like recycling programs to long-term endeavors like product certification and ESG Reporting, your company can take the steps needed to become an ally for our environment.  

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Also covered are the various accreditations and certifications that are commonly used in green building, including: 

  • ESG – Environmental, Social, & Governance 
  • Carbon Scopes 
  • LEED 
  • WELL Building Standards 
  • HPD – Health Products Declaration 
  • Declare Labels 

This educational article wraps up with an inside look at one of Arktura’s contributions to a LEED Silver-certified project, UNLV’s Hospitality Hall. Our Secare® Solutions system lines the exterior of this building, providing an aesthetic focal point and assisting in reducing direct sunlight to the building’s interior.  

Read the full article below to explore how to take the first steps in becoming a more sustainable company in the built environment. For more information on these featured product lines or questions about incorporating them into your next project, please get in touch with your local rep to learn how Arktura can fuel your possibilities.  

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