Center for Sustainable Development Inc.
The purpose of the C4SD is to educate building professionals, developers, owners, contractors, operators, and occupants about sustainable technology, so that they may enjoy where they live and work in a healthier environment which consumes substantially fewer natural resources.
The C4SD is a NYS not-for-profit corporation established by experienced professionals to utilize three approaches to enhance sustainability in the built environment.
1) Provide information to the public through its website, social media, newsletters, and programs.
2) Develop a database for the built environment, which includes information not readily available on the Internet.
3) Construct a physical Center for Sustainable Development, including these features:
- Exposition Hall which can also be used for presentations and programs,
- Training Center where people in the industry can learn about green technology
- Resource Center open to public presenting the latest advances in buildings
- Offices and Meeting Rooms where professionals can exchange information
- Demonstration area to show how the C4SD was conceived and constructed
- Many other facilities with public spaces including a Café and Bookstore