Toyota Center is now certified green
HOUSTON (KTRK) -- The Toyota Center, home to the Houston Rockets and the Houston Aeros, is the first professional sports facility in Texas to become a certified green building.
It's earned a silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. That's after making some changes, including reducing the amount of water used for landscaping and increasing indoor air quality.Officials also started a green cleaning program and green community projects.
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