The Proud Green Home at Serenbe: BASF

Jan. 26, 2013
BASF is one of the sponsors of the Proud Green Home at Serenbe. Watch as Teena Hammond, editorial director and associate publisher, talks to BASF about their contribution to the project. Read more about the Proud Green Home at Serenbe.

Topics: Insulation , Proud Green Home at Serenbe

Companies: BASF Corporation

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