mindfulmaterials (33)

  • Videos

    Material Impact: 3form Explains Embodied Carbon with Mindful Materials & Perkins Eastman Architects

  • Profiles

    Specify Hot List: Annie Bevan

    … Nations of sustainable materials Would you like to comment on this article? Send your thoughts to: [email protected] No tags selected No tags selected

  • Programs

    Six Tools at the Intersection of Technology and Design

    … lifetime environmental impacts of their projects directly in Revit. EC3 on the other hand is an open access tool that includes the first fully searchable, digitized, and standardized repository of Environmental Product Declarations. From the metaverse to the tricky calculations of embodied carbon and the trade-offs of material selection and specification, today’s …

  • Viewpoints

    Grace Farms Foundation Holds Third Annual Design for Freedom Summit

    … labor, sourcing low-impact materials, sustainable design, and environmental stewardship are inextricably linked. “There is a way for us to solve everything,” said Annie Bevan, CEO of mindful MATERIALS. “The foundation must be a common language.” A fellow panelist, James Kitchin, director of engineering and performance & provenance at MASS Design Group, said, “We believe design …

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    What Architects and Designers Need to Know About Embodied Carbon

    … Biden’s Build Back Better Plan (now known as the Inflation Reduction Act), addressed long-neglected infrastructure. Finally, sustainability professionals are working on open-source tools like mindful MATERIALS to help architects understand and reduce their carbon impact. Learn how we work to address carbon through policy and planning in the following articles: Policy and …

  • Profiles

    Lona Rerick Is Leading a Shift Away from Harmful Materials

    … as well. In 2018, Rerick led the American Institute of Architects’ Materials Knowledge Working Group to create the A&D Materials Pledge. She is also on the mindful MATERIALS Steering Group, a member of one of the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED Technical Advisory Groups (TAG), a founding cochair of the Portland Materials …

  • Programs

    Metropolis Hosts Interior Design Industry Leadership Summit

    … the November/December 2023 issue of Metropolis and on metropolismag.com. Participants of the Leadership Summit included: ASID, IDCEC, Material ConneXion, Material Bank, IIDA, NKBA, NEWH, IDC, mindful Materials, Wallcoverings Assocation, CIDA, ACT, 3form, Ultrafabrics, Bentley, HKS, IA, Gensler, Shimoda Design, HDR, HOK, Smithgroup Would you like to comment on this article? Send your thoughts …

  • Products

    7 Ways this Biophilic Wall System Leaves a Smaller Footprint

    … means the product is guaranteed to have none of the International Living Future Institute’s Red List of worst-in-class ingredients above 0.01 percent. 07 MINDFUL MATERIALS By participating in the mindful MATERIALS certification library, a design-industry initiative in which registrants can view a thorough product declaration, the company is practicing a …

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    Inside Metropolis’s Sustainability Lab at NeoCon

    … Peel chair travels from Milan Design Week to the Lab, suggesting a future for the furniture industry based on renewable resources and circular processes. On June 12, mindful MATERIALS will lead a workshop at the Lab on how to choose materials while navigating the complexity of sustainability certifications. The next day, in partnership with Interface …

  • Products

    Metropolis Showcases 17 Sustainable Products at Neocon 2023

    … and circular processes. As part of the Lab's focus on circularity, PROWL Studio will present a prototype of its fully compostable Peel chair. On June 12, mindful MATERIALS and Material Bank will lead a workshop at the Lab on how to choose materials while navigating the complexity of sustainability certifications. The next day, in …