The practice of planting green vegetables, plants and flowers on the roof or
terrace of the office so as to maximize the space and to add a dash of green
to city landscaping-this is called as green roofing. Green roofing is the latest in
How will your business improve?
Carbon emission will reduce considerably
The cost of ornamental property will double up with
The employee involvement in achieving sustainable living can be achieved
The energy cost will come down considerably
Noise pollution can be reduced to quite an extent
Toxins created will be reduced
A mini kitchen garden of the office will give rise to a pantry with healthy and
low cost eatables available at the office itself
Cost of maintaining these green roofs is very minimal and the return they
provide are innumerable
Employees groups can be created to maintain certain sections of the roof and
this will improve inter office relations too.
How will environment benefit?
The benefits to the environmental are very clear.
With an increased number of corporate offices and business houses converting their
terraces into green roofing, the irregular and erratic pattern of rainfall will improve quite
Green roofing will lower the overall urban climate
It will help reduce carbon footprint in the city
The city landscaping will improve a lot
Flash flooding can be put under control and research says that nitrogen and phosphorous
can be brought down with green roofing.