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America's Greenest Building

Los Angeles has two of the most ecologically advanced buildings in the country -- and both are competing for the title of the greenest building in America.
January 27, 2004, 1pm PST | Chris Steins | @urbaninsight
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"Last week, the U.S. Green Building Council, the nation's leading authority on such matters, declared that the Natural Resources Defense Council office was indeed the greenest building in America, but only by the most minuscule margin of verdant brick and mortar. One distinct advantage: while the Audubon Center east of downtown is a brand-new structure, the council took an existing building, a former acupuncture school, and recycled it."

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Published on Monday, January 26, 2004 in The Los Angeles Times
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