Omega Center for Sustainable Living Marks 10th Anniversary of Environmental Innovation & Commitment to Climate Action

16Jul - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News

RHINEBECK, N.Y. (STL.News) – Today marks 10 years since Omega Institute unveiled its landmark achievement in green building, the Omega Center for Sustainable Living (OCSL). Internationally recognized, the OCSL was the first building ever to achieve both LEED® Platinum and Living Building Challenge™ certification—the highest environmental performance standards available. Since it opened in 2009, this state-of-the art water reclamation facility and environmental education center has reclaimed 45M gallons of wastewater, saved 867K pounds of carbon dioxide from being released into the atmosphere, and hosted tens of thousands of visitors for tours and sustainability education.

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