In a recently released report, Hanley Wood and the U.S.Green Building Council highlight a number of successes on the sustainability initiatives that were part of the 2013 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo. Held last November in Philadelphia, the expo included seven sustainability objectives, including energy use and sourcing. One triumph was waste management. During the week of Greenbuild, organizers helped the Pennsylvania Convention Center significantly reduce its landfill waste.

Read more about the report and find out about the 2014 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, scheduled for Oct. 22-24 in New Orleans, here.