Knoll Recognized for Sustainability Initiatives at Greenbuild 2013Tours of Knoll East Greenville Lubin Building Highlight Green Manufacturing
November 15, 2013
On November 18, 2013, Knoll will welcome Greenbuild 2013 to its East Greenville, Pennsylvania headquarters for a tour of the company's LEED®-certified Lubin Manufacturing Facility. The USGBC's Greenbuild expo, now in its 20th year, is the world's largest conference dedicated to green building.
The conference will include a range of events, tours and lectures, in addition to training. Philadphia-based Knoll Architecture and Design Manager Kimberly Smith is co-chair of the Greenbuild 2014 Tours and Education Committee.
The November 18th tour, “Philadelphia: Manufacturing Center for the World," highlights "businesses that are enhancing productivity with LEED industrial facilities that marry energy-saving buildings with efficient processes."
In addition to the Lubin Building, the tour will also include visits to Tastykake Bakery, the world's largest new LEED Silver food processing center; US Airway's LEED Silver Ground Support Equipment (GSE) Maintenance Facility, the first LEED-certified building at Philadelphia International Airport; and Morphotek's Pilot Plant,the ISPE award-winning 2013 Facility of the Year in Sustainability.”
The tour is open to Greenbuild attendees as well as the public. Learn more at the www.greenbuildexpo.org