Justin Schwartzhoff, architect and sustainability coordinator at LMN Architects (Seattle, WA), shares tools and insights to mitigate the carbon impact created by buildings. As leader of the Seattle Carbon Leadership Forum (CLF) Hub, Justin will also discuss becoming involved in and improving the Atlanta CLF Hub.
- Apply different LCA tools at specific times during the design process to reduce carbon emissions.
- Predict key carbon emission hotspots that are common in new construction.
- Explore the potential for material reuse to maximize carbon reductions and circular economy benefits.
- Organize their own local carbon leadership hub to encourage knowledge sharing and advocacy towards reductions in carbon on a community scale.