Columnists: Daniel Pedersen

Daniel Pedersen, Green Seal’s Vice President of Science & Standards

What You Need To Know About Green Insulation: Green Seal’s New Standard

The global growth of green building is accelerating, driven by benefits ranging from health and comfort to image, branding, and tax breaks. More than half of the institutional and commercial construction in the U.S. is expected to be green in 2016, and significant growth is forecasted in developing markets. The main benefit from green building is lower operating costs from savings in energy, waste, water and maintenance; energy efficiency depends heavily on insulation.