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Indoor carpet with NFS Sustainability certificate.

NC-2009 IEQc4.3: Low-emitting materials - flooring systems
posted by Osama Touni on Jun 24, 2019, 5:24 am


We have type of indoor carpet in our project that achieved NFS Sustainability certificate 'Gold Certification', my question is this certificate meet now the credit requirement ? ...

Institute of Transportation Engineers’ Transportation Planning Handbook, 4th edition, Table 11-12

NC-v4.1 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by chris buntine on Jun 23, 2019, 3:24 am

Can someone share an excerpt of the base ratios tables from the 4th edition of the Transport Planning Handbook please?

Credit IEQ 4.1, 4.2, 4.3: Wood Floor Sanding Sealer

NC-2009 IEQc4.3: Low-emitting materials - flooring systems
posted by Brianne Smith on Dec 6, 2016, 11:22 am

We have submitted our preliminary construction submittal, and included the sanding sealer for the...

Last reply: Gopinath Vasu, Jun 22, 2019, 2:42 am

Wall Components

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by LUCY WILLIAMS on Jun 15, 2017, 10:15 am

When reporting for the wall, ceiling category under Option 1, do all of the interior partition components need to be complaint- the gypsum board, the tape, the joint compound, the studs and the...

Last reply: Stephanie Graham, Jun 21, 2019, 7:13 pm

v4.1 Low-Emitting Calculator??

NC-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Sara Greenwood on Jun 21, 2019, 5:34 pm

Does anyone have access to a v4.1 low-emitting calculator? Since some categories are now quantified by cost, volume, or square footage it warrants a different calculator.

Will "no-mow" lawn or "low grow seeded"lawn count for vegetated area?

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Qian P on Mar 19, 2018, 12:51 pm

I am not sure if "no-mow lawn" or "low grow seeded"lawn counted for vegetated area. They are not turf grass, which need lots of water and high maintenance. 

This Low grow seed mix...

Last reply: Sara Greenwood, Jun 21, 2019, 4:56 pm

New retail store in an existing building

Retail-CI-v4 LTc5: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Charlotte Bodnar on Jun 21, 2019, 2:17 pm

The store is being renovated and is located in an existing building.

The employees of the store can have access to the underground parking (only parking available on site) of that building...

MR Pilot Credit 87: Verified C&D Recycling Rates

Pilot-Credits MRpc87: Verified Construction & Demolition Recycling Rates
posted by Gail Vittori on Jul 13, 2018, 10:35 am

Credit was straightforward. In our market, there is only one CORR-certified provider. Curious if that's the case in other markets.

Last reply: Karen Joslin, Jun 21, 2019, 12:00 pm

Off-site still available?

NC-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by Abigail Chan on Jun 19, 2019, 4:36 pm

In previous versions of LEED, it seems as if the open space credit allowed for project developers to improve/restore off-site areas to achieve this credit (with 2 square feet offsite = 1 square...

Last reply: Abigail Chan, Jun 21, 2019, 11:55 am

Option 2: Distance from a project

EBOM-v4 SSc1: Site development - protect or restore habitat
posted by Abigail Chan on Jun 19, 2019, 1:15 pm

If you pursue option 2, does the project that the...

Last reply: Bipin Karki, Jun 21, 2019, 7:14 am