Green trend behind many products at builders’ show (AP)

Jason Haggart, of Clackamas, Ore., looks at vacuum tube solar systems at the Thermomax booth at the International Builders Show in Las Vegas, Thursday, Jan. 22, 2009. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)AP – From water-stingy toilets and electricity sparing appliances, to flooring and siding made from sustainable materials, the housing industry this week rolled out a trove of new, green products it hopes will lure homebuyers back into the market.


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