Monthly Archives: December 2012

Rushing Holiday Party

This year we decided to do something a little different for our holiday party. We went go kart racing at K1 Speed in Redmond! After a number of highly competitive qualifying rounds, first place went to Ryan Wall, second to Mitch [...]

2017-03-22T08:32:14-07:00December 27, 2012|

Effects of Low-Flow Toilets on Drainage Systems

The Plumbing Efficiency Research Coalition (PERC) recently released a study on the effects of low-flow toilets on drainage systems. The main takeaways from this study are that 1.6 and 1.28 gpf toilets have no significant detrimental effect on drain line [...]

2016-02-11T10:54:13-08:00December 19, 2012|

GreenBuild Top 10 Products for 2013

In November, Alexandra Ramsden and I attended the 2012 International Greenbuild Conference in San Francisco. Among the presentations was BuildingGreen founder Alex Wilson's list of Top 10 Products for 2013. 

2017-03-22T08:32:14-07:00December 14, 2012|

Biomimicry in Seattle

Exciting news from the Seattle sustainability community! November 1 marked the launch of Biomimicry Puget Sound. BPS is a network of local biomimicry enthusiasts gathering to foster change in policy, design and lifestyle through the perspective of nature. I organized [...]

2017-03-22T08:32:14-07:00December 4, 2012|