The Importance of the Contractor in Sustainable Building

Contractors play a major role in construction plans, from the pre-design to the closeout stages, which is why those involved in sustainable projects in the built environment must be able to identify what features make it sustainable. This is according to Jeslin Varghese, sustainability director at the Green Building Research Institute. In this article found in Sustainable Construction magazine, Varghese details the contractors' role in sustainable-design projects and explains how and why LEED projects are proliferating. Read the article by clicking here.