We recycle 100%
of our glass
OUR HQ BUILDING: LEED®-CI Gold certified
Relies heavily on recycled and reclaimed finish materials and includes Daylighting design practices by incorporating TGP's glazing and framing systems throughout the building to capture outside light and reduce energy consumption.
Diverted 96 percent of construction waste from landfills.
Minimizes energy consumption with state-of-the-art electrical design and HVAC systems.
Uses 100% reclaimed water for irrigation, lowering impact on the local water table and potable water supply.
Reduces water consumption by 43 percent with ultra low-flow water fixtures.
Provides healthy indoor air using low VOC materials to achieve ventilation rates 34 percent above standard (includes adhesives, sealants, paints, coatings, carpet system, wood and agrifiber products, and furniture).
TGP sponsors community transit programs for all employees to help reduce the number of vehicles on the road each day.
OUR SUSTAINABLE DESIGN EDUCATION
TGP offers a continuing education course on Daylighting practices, an important sustainability initiative:
“A Bright Future: Daylighting for Tomorrow’s Buildings.” — an AIA Course for Sustainable Credit:
As designing with natural light grows in popularity for green building and overall aesthetics, more architects and designers are looking for resources to help with effective Daylighting practices. This course covers the role of Daylighting in designing environmentally sustainable buildings, and the benefits and challenges of using natural light.