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HBN Blog category: Tools

Healthy Building Network and Google Announce Portico, a First-of-Its-Kind Building Materials Analysis and Decision-making Tool

Larry Kilroy | October 05, 2016

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Healthy Building Network and Google Announce Portico, First-of-Its-Kind Building Materials Analysis and Decision-making Tool

Los Angeles, CA (October 5, 2016) - Building Industry Leaders Perkins + Will, Georgia Institute of Technology, The Durst Organization, Harvard University, and HomeFree Affordable Housing Coh...

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HBN Blog category: Optimized Recycling

Great food, Green Building, and a New Beginning (Feast your eyes on the new Pharos)

Larry Kilroy | March 01, 2012

When I was asked to write the opening blog post for Version 2 of the Pharos Project, I realized there were several avenues I could take.  While I could talk about the large amounts of new data, new product categories, increased usability, rapid development environment, and improved workflow of our new features all day, ultimately I felt it w...

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HBN Blog category: Optimized Recycling

The Pharos Project: Applied Radical Transparency

Larry Kilroy | February 11, 2010

The Pharos Project, at its core, is a campaign for transparency in the building materials market. What we are creating is the ultimate campaign tool: a tool for users to locate the best materials to meet their current needs and enduring values; a tool to help cut through the prolific greenwashing; a space where users can discuss what makes a produc...

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