Chicago greenhouse to be largest rooftop installation

Read the full story in Produce Retailer.

Brooklyn, N.Y.-based Gotham Greens and Method Products PBC are pairing to install the world’s largest rooftop greenhouse in on Chicago’s south side.

The greenhouse, designed by William McDonough + Partners, will be capable of producing up to a million pounds of fresh produce annually for Chicago-area retailers, restaurants, farmers markets and community groups. It is planned for the rooftop of Method’s newest plant, which is expected to be the first Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design Platinum-certified manufacturing plant in its industry, according to a news release.

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