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Option 2- All or nothing

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Jaida Anderson-Lozano on Jan 17, 2013, 3:05 am

Our project has been collecting documentation for this credit for some time with Option 1 before Option 2 addendum became available. We still have not completed the percentage required to secure...

Last reply: Betsy John, Sep 5, 2021, 3:52 am

Extraction distance to factory and distance from factory to construction site.

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by cedric grenier on Sep 29, 2020, 9:51 am

Hi, I'm having a little bit of trouble understanding exactly what distance they're asking for. It may sound like a bad question but it's an itch I need to scratch.

So we call steel from a...

Heads Up! Reviewers may not round up from 9.99%

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Lyle Axelarris on Sep 21, 2020, 12:04 pm

I just received a review that did not award MRc5, because the Regional Material cost added up to 9.99%, not "the minimum of 10% required for one point." 

I can understand not granting 9.5...

MR Actual Cost Calculation vs. recycled and regional material cost that can be put in the numerator

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Jeff Wiedmeyer on Jan 31, 2020, 4:22 pm

Can anyone say with certainty that projects seek LEED v2009 MR credits must include the costs for Div. 31 6000 – Foundations; 32 1000 – Paving; 32 3000 – Site Improvements, and 32 9000 –...

Last reply: Jeff Wiedmeyer, Feb 2, 2020, 12:30 pm

LEED Documentation /Back Up

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Heather Young on Nov 12, 2019, 3:01 pm

I have been recently told that I need more proof on the distance of the Steel Mill to the job site to justify regional materials.

I submitted the Mill Certs which list the Steel Mill name...

Last reply: Heather Young, Nov 13, 2019, 4:44 pm

NC-2009 MRc5p regional Materials

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Sayali G on Sep 3, 2019, 2:15 pm

Hello All,

This is my first time handling the LEED documentation, and I am stuck with one part in the calculator for Regional Credit.

In the calculator for regional materials...

Vague extraction location distance

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Edgar Arevalo on Aug 26, 2019, 11:08 am

I have been receiving LEED material forms along with submittal documents for each materials where they provide an exact distance between the manufacturing site and the project site, but when it...

Last reply: Edgar Arevalo, Aug 27, 2019, 3:48 pm

MRc5 Required information

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Victoria Rios Esteve on Jul 24, 2019, 2:57 pm

Hi everyone! 

I´m pretty new at LEED certification process, so I will really appreciate your help. 

We are close to upload the construction submittal on a project we have been...

Regional material purchase

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Nikita Jayswal on Jul 5, 2019, 9:40 am


We have a Project in Germany where the contractor wants to know if the material which if purchased from a local distributor would count towards the credit or would we have to go...

Last reply: Richard Metts, Jul 10, 2019, 10:07 am

MRc5 Option 2

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Richard Metts on May 1, 2019, 4:45 pm

Hello to All!

I'm trying to figure the following and see if I am understanding Option 2 of MRc5

Say I have an extraction point that is 500 miles from manufacturing and they ship by...

Last reply: Suhas Kurikkal, May 2, 2019, 1:59 am