UC Davis Plant & Environmental Sciences building is the first BREEAM In-Use certified academic building in the country. It is also the first project in the U.S. to be certified as “excellent” in asset performance for BREEAM In-Use.
You may have heard of LEED, but what about BREEAM? BREEAM has been around since 1990 (it's older than LEED!), but it was only in 2017 that we decided to see what it was all about. Because when it comes to sustainability, two certification programs are better than one!
UC Davis is a global leader in sustainability. We are always moving forward, but we need your help!
There are many ways to go green in the workplace and UC Davis provides many useful resources. However, we are always striving to explore new, innovative ways to be sustainable. Let us know how you think green!
Your health and well-being always comes first. That’s why it’s important to have good indoor environmental quality because it can enhance your life in the workplace.
“Reduce, reuse, and recycle.” You’ve probably heard this a million times, but there’s a good reason why.
Energy use affects the environment and everyone in it. We need to reduce our energy consumption because today’s wastage is tomorrow’s shortage.
It is a well-known fact that we can’t live without water. However, fresh and clean water is a limited resource. Since every drop counts, we must reduce our water use.
The importance of protecting the environment is nothing new. We need to take care of the environment not only for our well-being, but also for that of future generations.
Get a quick overview of the 7 LEED credit categories.