Energy Efficiency

According to a new study, green construction is rapidly gaining traction among both single family and multifamily homebuilders across the U.S. in 2017.

This article takes a deeper look at some of the latest materials chemical manufacturing companies are developing to increase building resilience.

Covestro has been named the ICIS Company of the Year, based on its 2016 business and financial metrics.

The best way to reduce the heat transfer from and to your home is with insulation materials. Insulation helps to form the thermal envelope of a house and can be categorized by its composition, form, structural contribution and more.

Dow Building Solutions, a global business unit of DowDuPont Specialty Products division, introduced a water-based, one-component sealant foam technology used to improve air sealing performance by creating a gasket between drywall and framing.

ROXUL Inc., the North American division of the ROCKWOOL GROUP, the world’s largest stone wool manufacturer, announces it will commence a full rebrand to ROCKWOOL.

Johns Manville began selling and marketing EPDM in 1982 from a variety of suppliers and in 2012 decided to open an EPDM plant in Milan, OH. JM has since become a proven and dependable leader in EPDM manufacturing.

Insulated Concrete Forms from ZEGO Building Systemscan protect properties and people from the devastating effects of tornadoes, hurricanes, cyclones, strong winds and earthquakes.

Be it the dead of winter or the dog days of summer, it's always a good idea to make sure your home is air tight. Wasted energy is money lost. Infiltration is the culprit.

Yankton High School (YHS) offers its student opportunities to do hands-on construction work to give them a taste of that job profession. However, they rarely stray from working with traditional construction and stick-built homes.