Lawrence, Kan.-based PROSOCO, a custom formulator of specialty cleaners and protective treatments for masonry and concrete, has produced a short video on the sustainability of masonry. The video, which features hand-drawn animation, provides an entertaining look at the many benefits of building with brick. Check it out:
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- 47Construction is expected to begin by the end of 2014, and brick production will begin in early 2016. The new plant will have the capacity to produce 100 million brick equivalents per year.
- 45The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reports that up to 48 percent of the greenhouse gas emissions contributing to global climate change are a result of building construction and maintenance projects. That’s a much larger percentage than most Americans believe. According to a recent survey conducted by the American Institute of…