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Lunchtime Learning: Creating Healthy Living Environments with Advanced Paint Technology (by Benjamin Moore & Co.)

  • Date

    Wednesday, January 27 2021

  • Time

    12:00pm-1:00pm

  • Location

    Virtual

This course provides an overview of sustainable design and the creation of healthier environments with architectural paints. Included are discussions about the components of paint; VOCs, independent testing methods and standards; categories of LEED®; the specification of paint systems; and trends in sustainable design.

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss sustainability and its impact on socially responsible GREEN design
  • Explain what a volatile organic compound is, and what the growing concerns are 
  • Discuss the evolution of advance technology in paint and coatings 
  • Describe various industry testing methods and standards 
  • Identify the factors for specifying a paint system