Crane Beach Opens Sustainable Bathhouse!

1 2 3 ► Crane Beach in Ipswich, MA has been a landmark in the coastal Northeast for close to a century. Families have flocked to this gorgeous beach for decades. Operated and maintained by The Trustees of the Reservations as a recreation spot, it is also a conservation area that serves as the home of a wildlife refuge and the nesting grounds for the endangered piping plover. With the old restrooms and septic system

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Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests, Concord, NH

The Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests (SPNHF) renovated its headquarters to include an 11,400-square-foot green addition to house 23 private offices and a 391-square-foot conference room. The expansion called for a 1,600 gallon-per-day conventional septic system but the SPNHF wanted to protect the environmentally sensitive hilltop area that is adjacent to the Merrimack River and minimize excavation. Architects and engineers specified a Clivus compositing system and greywater filtering system. All solid waste

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