In our search for all things green, recycled and sustainable, we came across this interesting post about the U.S. Open on Vetrazzo’s blog. The U.S. Open organization and the United States Tennis Association have been diligently working to lessen the environmental impact of the event. With initiatives in green building (as with Vetrazzo products), waste diversion and the donation of used tennis balls to youth programs, the event and facilities are a great example of the difference that can be made with a sustained effort.
Read the full blog post here.
You may also be intested in this article about the top ten green projects selected by the AIA’s Committee on the Environment.