YPE Bay Area - Serious Materials Tour

Sponsored by Serious Materials

Thursday 6-Aug-09 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM CDT

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Join YPE next Thursday for a tour of the manufacturing plant at green building company Serious Materials.

Serious Materials

Serious Materials develops and manufactures sustainable green building materials that dramatically reduce the impact of the 'built environment' on the climate. The company was voted #1 at Cleantech Venture Forum XII, won the first Aspen Institute award for innovation in Corporate Energy Conservation and Global Gypsum Product of the Year. It has also been recognized by TIME/CNN, Fortune, Business Week, AlwaysOn and more as one of the most promising green companies. 

 

The company is revolutionizing the building materials space has with its line of green products. Serious Windows are high-performance insulated windows and glass, which can reduce heating and cooling energy costs and emissions up to 40%. Windows are a $20 billion dollar market in the U.S. QuietRock soundproof drywall & QuietHome Windows can reduce material use, enhance livability, and support denser, more sustainable urban construction. EcoRock™ is a green alternative to standard drywall (available in 2009), which uses 80% less energy to produce its core, resulting in 80% lower CO2 emissions. The 35 billion square feet of drywall produced in the U.S and Canada each year represent a $6 billion dollar market opportunity.


Register by Thursday   6-Aug-09 4:00 PM  CDT

Pricing

 
Before 6-Aug-09
Open to all YPE Members:
$10.00
 
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Kelsey Lynn Kelsey Lynn
(650) 743-3739 (650) 743-3739
   

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