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USGBC Announces New LEED Positive Initiative

USGBC Announces New LEED Positive Initiative

Atlanta, GA, November 22, 2019—At Greenbuild International Conference and Expo held in Atlanta, Georgia, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced LEED Positive—a vision statement and LEED development roadmap that will lay the foundation for a future of LEED that is regenerative.

TISE Names Jennifer Farrell Celebrity Designer for The Style Hub

TISE Names Jennifer Farrell Celebrity Designer for The Style Hub

Dallas, TX, November 22, 2019-The International Surface Event (TISE): SURFACES | StonExpo/Marmomac | TileExpo is debuting a new design show feature at the upcoming January event, The Style Hub at The DISH and has named celebrity designer and television host Jennifer Farrell as the face of this new event feature.

Freudenberg to Acquire Low & Bonar

Freudenberg to Acquire Low & Bonar

Weinheim, DE, November 21, 2019—The boards of directors of FV Beteiligungs (FVB) and Low & Bonar have reached agreement under which Low & Bonar will be acquired by FVB, a company wholly and directly owned by Freudenberg.

Existing-Home Sales Rose 1.9% in October

Existing-Home Sales Rose 1.9% in October

Washington, DC, November 21, 2019—Total existing-home sales increased 1.9% from September to a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 5.46 million in October, according to the National Association of Realtors.