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Online Event: Central Coast Green Building Council – Green Building Materials
June 30, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Central Coast Green Building Council (CCGBC), Ventura College Architecture Department, and AIA Santa Barbara are teaming up to present virtual, monthly, hour-long presentations by professionals within the realm of green building. Join us during this presentation from 6:00pm-7:00pm on June 30th, 2021, where CCGBC board member Amanda Martin-Behrendetsen of Renewal Revolution will be discussing alternative materials and their role within green building.
Event Description: Showcasing that we have many options to build with intention. Options that reduce waste, lower carbon footprints, utilize clean energy in the built environment, maintain structural integrity for sustainable longevity, more economically sound, disaster-resilient; and introduce gentler quality materials and techniques that will benefit builders, occupants, and neighbors on microbial/endocrinological levels in both short and long term.
- Deconstruction & Rendered Recycled Materials
- Hemp, Bamboo, Cork, & Rendered Natural Grown Materials
- Sod, Living Walls, Rammed Earth, & Rendered Materials from the Earth
Learning Objectives: Building with Intention
- Environment Resilience
- Disaster Mitigation
- Durability and Sustainability
- Health and Medical Benefits