Susan Collins Earns WELL AP Credential

Susan Collins Earns WELL AP Credential

Susan Collins has recently earned her WELL Accredited Professional (WELL AP) credential.  WELL is the first building rating system dedicated exclusively to building impacts on the health, productivity and well-being of occupants.  Through this credentialing process Susan demonstrated mastery of the eight Concepts (similar to credit categories in LEED) found in the WELL certification system: Air, Water, Nourishment, Light, Fitness, Comfort, and Innovation.  

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Joel McKellar Earns Living Future Accreditation

Joel McKellar Earns Living Future Accreditation

Joel McKellar has recently completed his Living Future Accreditation, a credentialing  process for professionals developed by the International Living Future Institute which oversees the Living Building Challenge (LBC) certification program.   

Through a mixture of direct LBC project support, volunteerism, and educational programs Joel completed the 70 hours of training required to earn his accreditation.  Areas of emphasis in the training included material health and transparency research, net-positive energy and water design strategies, and social equity processes for design and construction.  

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WBS Awarded in Charleston Green Business Challenge

WBS Awarded in Charleston Green Business Challenge

Whole Building Systems reached the Palmetto Tier of the 2014-2015 Charleston Green Business Challenge.  The program provides scoring for how businesses are run along the following categories:  Energy and Water Stewardship, Waste Reduction, Green and Local Purchasing, and Healthiness in the Workplace.  

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