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Environmental Executive Moves: ASTM, Mattamy Homes, CECO Environmental, Gradient Energy Services, Protera, IIRC

Environmental Executive Moves: ASTM, Mattamy Homes, CECO Environmental, Gradient Energy Services, Protera, IIRC

Here’s the latest news on hirings, promotions and departures among environmental leaders.

Manufacturers Get New Standard for Recycling Concrete

Manufacturers Get New Standard for Recycling Concrete

Manufacturers now have a new set of voluntary standards for recycling returned fresh concrete. According to ASTM International that wrote the standard with industry’s input, it will support the growth in sustainable construction practices. The standard covers process, verification, and record-keeping procedures for such recycling, according to the release. “Quite simply, … Read more »

Developing 3D Printing Standards? There’s an ISO-ASTM Framework for That.

As more large companies turn to 3D printed parts, there’s an increasing need for technical standards. To this end, ISO and ASTM International have jointly developed the Additive Manufacturing Standards Development Structure.

Hudson River Superfund Site

How to Minimize Cleanups’ Environmental Footprint

“Greener cleanup” tools can help remediation professionals minimize the environmental footprint of a contaminated site’s cleanup, according to an EPA blog. The EPA worked with stakeholders to develop ASTM International’s Standard Guide for Greener Cleanups in 2013 and an updated version in May. The standard reflects EPA’s Greener Cleanup Principles, … Read more »

Concrete Industry Issues Environmental Product Declarations

The North American Precast Concrete industry has released Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) in three key precast concrete product categories: architectural and insulated wall panels, structural precast concrete products and underground precast concrete products. The EPDs will allow architects, engineers, building owners and other specifiers to better understand the environmental impacts … Read more »

Green Building Consortium Launched for Environmental Product Declarations Market

Leading green building organizations — ASTM International, ICC Evaluation Service, NSF International and Sustainable Minds — tomorrow will launch the first Program Operator Consortium in the environmental product declarations market at Greenbuild 2015. The consortium will serve as an expert resource and advocate for creating product category rules (PCRs), reviewing … Read more »

Environmental Executive Moves: Ford, SCS Engineers, MFG Chemical, Nuverra

Here’s the latest news on hirings, promotions and departures among environmental leaders. Ford: The US automaker has appointed Kim Pittel vice president (pictured), sustainability, environment amd safety engineering. Pittel currently serves as executive director, global supplier technical assistance, and will be succeeding Robert Brown, who is retiring from Ford after … Read more »