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Low-emission products in LOTUS

What are VOCs? Volatile organic compounds, or VOCs are organic chemical compounds whose composition makes it possible for them to evaporate under normal indoor atmospheric conditions of temperature and pressure. Definition of the European Union (EU): A VOC is any...

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Genesis School achieved LOTUS Gold Certification

  The Vietnam Green Building Council (VGBC) is pleased to announce that Genesis School has been awarded LOTUS Non-Residential V2.0 (LOTUS NR V2.0) Full Certification at Gold Level on 24th May 2019. Genesis School is the first school project initiated by Capital House...

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Official Release of LOTUS New Construction V3

Vietnam Green Building Council is delighted to announce the release of LOTUS New Construction Version 3  (LOTUS NC V3). LOTUS NC V3 is superseding both LOTUS Non-Residential V2.0 (LOTUS NR V2.0), which was released in June 2015, and LOTUS Multi-family Residential...

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VGBC to launch the Green Homes Challenge

Vietnam is urbanizing quickly, with thousands of new homes and apartments being built each year in major cities across the country. In most cases there is still a lack of awareness of sustainable building practices, leading to inefficient energy use,...

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