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Playa Viva
Sustainable Resort & Residence Community
 
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1 (800) 397-6093 US
+1 (650) 585 6770 US
+52 1 (742) 112 3000 MEX
 
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info@playaviva.com
 
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Location:
Carretera Zihuatanejo-Acapulco
Playa Icacos
40834 Juluchuca, GRO
Mexico

US Business Office:
20 Melrose Court
San Mateo, CA 94402
USA
 
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"Best vacation ever! The resort and beach are beautiful. The staff is incredible, food outstanding, turtle sanctuary amazing! The hiking, 4x4 trip, coffee plantation, fishing and bicycling so much fun! We can't wait to come back!"
Nick and Julie Parker
Visited May. 2012
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Sustainable Perspectives: Participatory Green Building is Regenerative
12/3/07 - Environmental Design + Construction Magazine

After countless hours planning, permitting and constructing, the typical green building opens amid fanfare, speeches and possibly even docent-led tours. The new building saves energy, creates a healthy indoor environment, and substitutes recycled for virgin materials.

If the budget allows, building owners install small museum-like plaques in public areas identifing the various green building products. But for green building practices to become mainstream, we need to move beyond passive, one-directional communication to true, participatory green building where every visit, on every day, regenerates the site and improves the health of living systems.

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