Tag Archives: environment

Nov
09
What kind of roof is on your building?

If the roof on your warehouse is not white you may want to consider making a change. A white roof is proven to be better for the environment because it reduces the “Heat Island Effect” by reflecting heat back to the atmosphere. If all urban, flat roofs in warm climates were whitened, the resulting 10% increase in global reflectivity would offset the warming effect of 24 Gigatons of

Nov
04
Can Real Estate Development Benefit The Environment?

Smart Growth & Sustainable Redevelopment Historically, employing “green” techniques in real estate development seemed unattainable. Contrary to the belief that new development will add to our environmental headache, many of TRITEC’s new developments can be the start of a cleaner, healthier Long Island. Modern-day construction practices and innovative building plans are