95% Steel from Recycled Cars!
95% of Steel Used for Connecticut Science Center is From Recycled Cars
Located in the Hartford, “Connecticut Science Center” is a LEED-certified green building designed by the world-renowned architect Cesar Pelli. The building covers an entire area of 144,000 square feet in total, and has a 15 stories tall atrium, and impressively, in the construction of all this 95% of the steel used is manufactured from recycled cars!
The green profile of the science center feature several more environmentally features; use of a fuel cell to as the power source, the rooftop garden, energy-saving glass and sensors for detecting the level of ambient light, just to name a few.
Via: Connecticut Science Center Press