AR Business: UCA Tests ‘Green Roof’ at Laney Hall

The University of Central Arkansas is testing a 2,000-square feet green roof on Laney Hall to help school officials determine green roof benefits and how they function.

A green roof is a roof of a building that is partially or completely covered with vegetation and a growing medium, planted over a waterproofing membrane. Environmental benefits of green roofs include reductions in energy use and water runoff.

To read the Arkansas Business article, visit http://www.arkansasbusiness.com/article.aspx?aID=121980.54928.134118&cID=7.

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