Email this article from

Foam, other plastics featured in 'The New American Home'

By: Catherine Kavanaugh

This year's New American Home uses a variety of plastics as it takes green building techniques to a new level, meeting the highest designations of emerald status for the National Green Building Standard and platinum status for the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED program.

To send to multiple addresses, simply separate each address with a comma. Example:, Please limit to a maximum of 5 recipients.