Chapman was awarded the Green Pacesetter Award by the Newton-Needham Chamber of Commerce at the Green Business Award Breakfast on May 6th. Recipients of this award are recognized for significant energy reduction or the implementation of programs that have significant sustainability impacts. “[This] breakfast is a chance to bring together local businesses, energy and environmental experts, and policy makers to discuss the challenges and opportunities related to preserving and protecting our environment,” said Greg Reibman, president of the Newton-Needham Chamber.
Chapman was not only recognized for being an innovator in advancing sustainable construction, but also for our education efforts within the community. Chapman promotes education as a critical component of our sustainability efforts, hosting regular seminars and developing the sustainable practices curriculum for a number of local institutions.