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Zinc Building Envelopes: Sustainable Architectural Metal

Description: The beautiful gray patina of zinc architectural metal has graced the rooftops of buildings in Europe for hundreds of years. This course examines the sustainable characteristics of zinc as a roofing material, including its 100% recyclability, zero VOC requirement, and low embodied energy production process. The life cycle analysis of zinc is examined, as is zinc’s long-term service life. Various types of roof and wall applications are also discussed.

Sponsor: MORIN, A Kingspan Group Company

Presented by: Education Coordinator, Morin Corporation

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