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Intumescent Paint and General Emission Evaluation requirements

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posted by Michael Munn on Nov 9, 2016, 4:31 pm

Do the General Emissions criteria for Paints and Coatings apply to intumescent flame retardants for structural elements? We've had difficulty finding products that meet (or report) compliance....

Last reply: Craig Wilson, Jan 15, 2019, 7:41 pm

Polyurethane upholstery foam

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posted by Emily Purcell on Jan 15, 2019, 5:03 pm

Hi,

I posted recently about how to address built-in seating assembled on site (the answer is, it is part of a wall...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Jan 15, 2019, 6:53 pm

terrazzo resin system

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posted by Tristan Roberts on Jan 11, 2019, 9:52 am

Has anyone found a terrazzo resin and sealing system that is LEED v4 compliant, i.e. CDPH, and they're happy with? Thanks!

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jan 11, 2019, 12:44 pm

Clarify the requirement for offsite coatings (and/or coating that will be covered)

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posted by Summer Gorder on Jan 10, 2019, 3:07 pm

The team as me to clarify the definition of Primers, Sealers, and Undercoaters in the LEED description?  Does that include any coating that gets covered with an additional...

Last reply: Craig Graber, Jan 10, 2019, 4:30 pm

Are toilet partitions subject to low-emitting requirements?

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posted by Nash Emrich on Jun 29, 2018, 4:04 pm

Do they count as a "wall?" The product will be mostly assembled off-site, but that doesn't necessarily mean it doesn't emit. Seems like a grey area though. Has anyone received feedback from LEED...

Last reply: Stephanie Graham, Dec 26, 2018, 10:59 am

Built-in seating in Option 1

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posted by Emily Purcell on Dec 12, 2018, 3:04 pm

Hi all,

I'm running into an unclear item in this credit regarding built-in furniture in Option 1. The project has built-in cabinetry and counters, which appear to be covered by the...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Dec 26, 2018, 10:18 am

Low Emitting Material Documentation

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posted by Summer Gorder on Nov 17, 2018, 4:01 pm

If the manufacturer does not have documentation, is there a generic letter to distribute to manufacturers that will comply with verification needed for the...

Last reply: Summer Gorder, Dec 19, 2018, 1:26 pm

Laminating adhesives in composite wood assemblies

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posted by Craig Graber on Jul 1, 2015, 2:46 pm

Does the "...

Last reply: Michelle Rosenberger, Dec 14, 2018, 6:05 pm

Entryway systems

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posted by Charline SEYTIER on Nov 20, 2017, 1:16 pm

Hello everyone,

Are entryway systems included in flooring category? It is unclear in the reference guide. Thanks!!

Last reply: Megan Leslie, Dec 10, 2018, 11:17 am

Furniture built with salvaged trees

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posted by Alara Matsyk on May 9, 2017, 12:32 pm

We have several furniture items that are being built for our new office from salvaged trees around our city that would otherwise be destroyed (dutch elm disease). The diseased bark is removed and...

Last reply: Alara Matsyk, Dec 7, 2018, 10:34 am