The ground level of this
117,643-square-foot, multitenant building has 73,000 square feet of lab
space; the second level contains 43,000 square feet of class A office
space. One-third of its materials were made from post-consumer or
pre-consumer recycled content. The building is certified LEED Core and
71,196-square-foot is a renovation and wraparound expansion of an
existing center built in 1978. The building includes labs, a greenhouse,
museum display areas and an auditorium. A double-pass air system mixes
fresh air with exhaust air from non-labs spaces to ventilate the labs.
More than 60 percent of materials in this LEED silver building were
manufactured within 500 miles of the site.