Contra Costa County Green Building Materials - Martinez, California

The Contra Costa County Green Building Materials display provides an opportunity for visitors to learn about green building materials and where to find them locally. The display includes thirty material samples from over ten categories including roofing, foundation, flooring, insulation, countertops, FSC wood, etc.

Each green building material has text describing its features and use as well as the actual samples. Additional take-away literature gives visitors information about where to purchase these materials locally.

The Green Building Materials display is designed as a stand-alone unit that can be transported to various venues for education and community outreach programs. The display is built using sustainable products including agricultural biocomposites and FSC certified wood, and is located at the Contra Costa County's Community Development Agency in Martinez, California.

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