Reducing Embodied Carbon with Natural Stone
Date: August 22, 2024
Time: 11:00am-12:00pm ET
Join us for a case study in sustainable construction as we delve into a compelling case study that showcases the remarkable potential of natural stone in minimizing embodied carbon. Discover how the Freedom Place project in Dallas, TX successfully replaced pre-cast concrete with natural limestone, resulting in an 80% reduction in global warming potential without breaking the bank.
- Review published Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for natural stone and compare results to other building materials including terrazzo, pre-cast concrete, and engineered quartz.
- Gain insights into how strategic material choices can significantly mitigate global warming and other environmental concerns.
- Explore the intricacies of a real-world project that prioritized sustainability without significant increases in budget.
- Walk away with practical knowledge on incorporating more natural stone in your projects.