Insights & Inspirations by Helen Sanders: Sustainability Trends in Europe & Moving Facades to a Sustainable Future a two-part blog series from Technoform's Helen Sanders as posted on USGlass Magazine
Blog by Helen Sanders, Ph.D
Since 2021, residential buildings in France have been required to have a minimum glazed area of at least one-sixth of the habitable floor area. Photo by Alexandre Lallemand on Unsplash.
October’s gathering of the world’s glass industry in Düsseldorf, Germany, for the Glasstec show was a welcome return to normality after so many years of virtual interactions. For my part, it was not only an opportunity to reconnect with European-based colleagues and industry friends but an opportunity to learn firsthand how sustainability initiatives are accelerating there. Here are some of my thoughts on what we might learn from them. Continue reading here, for part two and previous blogs visit usglassmag.com.