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Recycled Glass Countertops by kdralle
September 5, 2008, 6:52 pm
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glass countertops

Vetrazzo is a company who makes recycled glass countertops. If you have ever been to Merchandise Mart you have definitely seen these. Each countertop panel uses more that 550 pounds of crushed glass. The countertop comes in many colors as they use glass from beer bottles, traffic lights, and windshields.

Any other information can be found on the company’s website:

D-lite by tsaeed
September 3, 2008, 4:56 pm
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The Database of Light Interacting Technologies for Envelopes (D-LITE) is an online database presenting light and sun control products, prototypes, research projects and case studies in an interactive database format. The aim of D-LITE is to facilitate the exploration and selection of such systems for those in the design and research fields so as to engage them early on to think about daylight and solar radiation for a better integration of sustainability and energy concerns in the built environment.