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The Growing Efforts on Implementing LID and GI

It is truly encouraging to see how the movement towards including sustainable, eco-friendly and LID surfacing alternatives is exponentially growing. Recently, we had the opportunity to present the benefits and applications of products offered by LID Paving to a national engineering and construction firm. We were invited by one of their newest employees, who had recently joined the team from [...]

By |May 21st, 2019|Categories: Ecoraster|0 Comments

We Are the Climate Generation | Let’s Talk Sustainability

We Are the Climate Generation | Let’s Talk Sustainability Have you ever felt powerless? Absolutely and totally powerless? We are living in a very precarious time. Technologically speaking, we are making advancements that are beyond what most of us could ever have dreamed but all is not smooth and easy. The world population has exploded and we are struggling to [...]

By |May 10th, 2019|Categories: Ecoraster|0 Comments

The New Definition of Green Infrastructure

The New Definition of Green Infrastructure Why is there so much hesitation towards going “green” and incorporating GI (Green Infrastructure) and LID (Low Impact Development) alternatives into projects; residential, commercial and industrial. Including green paving alternatives in lieu of traditional solid surfaces such as asphalt and concrete as well as enhancing predominantly “grey” solid surfaced/sealed areas with green roofs, rain [...]

By |May 10th, 2019|Categories: Ecoraster|0 Comments

Fake News, Green Infrastructure & You

Fake News, Green Infrastructure & You Why is there so much hesitation towards going “green” and incorporating GI(Green Infrastructure) and LID (Low Impact Development) alternatives into projects; residential, commercial and industrial? Including green paving alternatives in lieu of traditional solid surfaces such as asphalt and concrete as well as enhancing predominantly “grey” solid surfaced/sealed areas with green roofs, rain gardens [...]

By |April 15th, 2019|Categories: Ecoraster|0 Comments

Why Permeable Paving Will Become the Norm within the Building Industry

Why Permeable Paving Will Become the Norm within the Building Industry Permeable paving alternatives are not just a passing fad but rather a trend which will become the norm within the building industry. Times, they are a changing. Weather patterns are changing and can not be ignored for any longer. Extreme rain/precipitation events are becoming stronger and more frequent. They [...]

By |April 8th, 2019|Categories: Benefits of Ecoraster|0 Comments

Changes in Building Design

Changes in Building Design The way we build is changing quickly and dramatically. Yes, there is still conventional building; single family, low rise and high rise, but even within “conventional” building, materials, design and best practice is changing to focus on sustainability, eco-friendly alternatives, and reducing energy, waste and water. We are moving towards using different energy sources, automation, smart [...]

By |March 27th, 2019|Categories: Benefits of Ecoraster|0 Comments