Deserts' products can assume many roles — design elements, durable utility, structural components — and performs them all with great economic value. Yet they also have characteristics that make them strong contributors to sustainable design, both intrinsically and purposefully as developed by Desert Block.
Take a look at the articles and resources below to see the benefits to green building provided by our products and the systems in which they are installed.
In another move toward meaningful contributions to sustainable design, Desert Block is reducing CO2 with a newly available cement.
Optimized cmu and grout minimize greenhouse gas impacts compared to other systems.
Resilient design is gaining momentum as a complementary focus to green building.
Products and systems contributing to green rating systems, while offering great efficiency, flexibility, economy, and safety benefit in multifunctioning systems.
The rating systems, guides, and code referenced in the Green Credits & Strategies section..
Products applied to sustainable and resilient strategies.
Presented in sections that coincide with green building rating systems and standards, an overview of product applicability.