Which window frame material leads to superior environmental performance?

Which window frame material leads to superior environmental performance?

High-quality window systems help insulate a building, reduce overall energy use, and improve its environmental footprint. But how do different window frame materials compare in thermal insulation performance, and how often do they need replacement? Which window frame materials exhibit superior environmental performance over their entire life cycle?

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Catch VitalMetrics’ Chief Scientist at LCA XVII!

Catch VitalMetrics’ Chief Scientist at LCA XVII!

Dr. Sangwon Suh of VitalMetrics Group will be holding a workshop next week at LCA XVII! This three-hour workshop will provide an overview and training for CLiCC (Chemical Life Cycle Collaborative), an open access web-based, interactive tool that helps users understand the environmental and human health impacts of chemicals throughout their life cycles (University of California, Santa Barbara; U.S. EPA).

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