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clay roof tiles- if acceptable under MRc6?

NC-2009 MRc6: Rapidly Renewable Materials
posted by debra lombard on Jan 10, 2017, 12:08 pm

Are clay roof tiles (made in US) acceptable under MRc6?
What about lime based plaster (made in US)?

Thanks!

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Jan 17, 2017, 6:52 pm

Typical items types for typical office

NC-2009 MRc6: Rapidly Renewable Materials
posted by Jean Marais on Sep 22, 2011, 6:34 am

In your experience, which items must be included as rapidly renewable to achieve 2% by cost.
Is it, for example, typical to say
1) Floor covering and,
2) Ceiling panels

I...

Last reply: Yusuf Turab, Aug 23, 2016, 2:02 am

Bamboo flooring materials

NC-2009 MRc6: Rapidly Renewable Materials
posted by Lilian Seow on Aug 14, 2014, 7:20 pm

What are the documents required from the contractor to complete this credit?

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Nov 27, 2015, 2:44 pm

Recycled cork can contribute to achieve MRc6?

NC-2009 MRc6: Rapidly Renewable Materials
posted by Ricardo Sá on Oct 10, 2014, 11:51 am

We're working in a project that use a thermal coating based on cork material. This cork is 100% recycled. Can this material contribute to achieve both credits (MRc4 +MRc6)?

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Nov 27, 2015, 2:42 pm

RockWool MR6

NC-2009 MRc6: Rapidly Renewable Materials
posted by Al Shadid on Mar 22, 2014, 3:30 am

Is rockwool considered a rapidly renewable material?
I understand that rapidly renewable materials must be made from either plants or animals and must have a harvest cycle of 10 years or...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, May 10, 2014, 10:10 pm

Eucalyptus as a renewable material

NC-2009 MRc6: Rapidly Renewable Materials
posted by Heather Appell on May 9, 2014, 4:57 pm

We are working on a project that removed the existing invasive eucalyptus trees on site and used them towards the...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, May 10, 2014, 10:09 pm

Pine tree- Rapidly renewable

NC-2009 MRc6: Rapidly Renewable Materials
posted by Lavanya Veerappa on Feb 6, 2013, 7:23 am

Hi,

One of our project has used Pine trees for manufacturing office furnitures. Can we consider pine tree as a rapidly renewable material ?

Please suggest

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Feb 24, 2014, 7:33 am

Coconut Fiber

NC-2009 MRc6: Rapidly Renewable Materials
posted by María Fernanda Aguirre on Feb 14, 2014, 1:13 pm

Hi! Can coconut fiber count as both,...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Feb 24, 2014, 7:30 am

Green roof and landscaping

NC-2009 MRc6: Rapidly Renewable Materials
posted by Lisa Marshall on Apr 5, 2010, 3:51 pm

A collegue of mine mentioned that a green roof and landscaping can be counted toward this credit. True/False?

Last reply: Kathryn West, Feb 7, 2013, 3:31 pm

Oyster Shells?

NC-2009 MRc6: Rapidly Renewable Materials
posted by Abena Darden on Jan 18, 2013, 7:54 pm

Tristan Roberts Technical Director, The Laurentia Project, HPDC LEEDuser Expert 11455 thumbs up January 18, 2013- 10:46 pm Tell your contractor to stop playing shell games!Ha ha... you asked for it. Definitely a good question! I would consider this basically an animal-derived question and I would refer you to the discussion on that topic earlier on this forum. I'm afaid I don't have a simple answer, but hey, at least the world is your oyster! Log in or register to post comments Abena Darden Project Director, Thornton Tomasetti LEEDuser Premium Member 272 thumbs up February 1, 2013- 3:55 pm...

Last reply: Abena Darden, Feb 1, 2013, 3:55 pm