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Does Electric Cables with EPD can count as one product for this credit?

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by CHANTAL CARIUS on Aug 16, 2018, 2:25 pm

We are helping to achieve Platinum certification for one building in Mexico City. There is a lack of EPD's in our country so we are trying very hard to get at least one point of this credit....

Option 1. EPD (1 point)

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Dung Bui on Aug 6, 2018, 11:51 pm

Hi all,

In this credit, we need at least 20 products from at least 5 manufacturers with EPDs. Could we have some industry-wide EPDs (valued as 1/2 product) and some product-specific EPDs (...

Last reply: Dung Bui, Aug 9, 2018, 11:38 pm

waste materials such as fly ash-coal and sugar cane based- to replace cement.

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by ajaye Jogoo on Aug 7, 2018, 3:54 am

We shall appreciate if you could provide us with leed assessment on the above .

We use an emulsifier tested as PH7 to replace a carbon burn out using fossil fuel . 

End result - low...

Industry Average for EPD

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Dung Bui on Jul 31, 2018, 5:55 am

Hello all,

I am using LEED v4 with Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) things. 

Option 2. MULTI-ATTRIBUTE OPTIMIZATION (1 point) mentions that third-party certified products...

Last reply: Nadav Malin, Jul 31, 2018, 6:48 am

Diferent product references of one of several brands in same EPD

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Ricardo Sá on Jul 30, 2018, 2:04 pm

Hi All,

According to LEED BD+C_V4 “EPD type III (specific product) it counts as one single product.”.

If we have an EPD type III, of several similar products, of diferente brands,...

Not enough finishes to meet credit.

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Max Krueger on Jul 23, 2018, 1:16 pm

Hi,

I have a small building with less than 20 finishes. I presume this means the credit cannot be met?

Thanks,

Max

Last reply: Kristina Bach, Jul 23, 2018, 1:46 pm

ISO requirements for EPDs

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Craig Graber on Sep 22, 2015, 6:09 pm

Hi, this is Rebecca from Atelier Ten.

The LEED reference guide states that "Environmental Product Declarations which conform to ISO 14025, 14040, 14044, and EN 15804 or ISO 21930 and have...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Jul 19, 2018, 3:01 pm

Several Similar Products EPDs

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Gamaliel Hernandez on Jun 28, 2018, 6:47 pm

About the MRc2 Op 1 Environmental Product Declaration, to my knowledge if you have an EPD type III (specific product) it counts as one single product. Right? And according to the EPD system,...

Last reply: Gamaliel Hernandez, Jul 3, 2018, 9:22 am

EPD Database

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Max Krueger on Jun 20, 2018, 7:39 pm

Hi,

Is there a database or list of companies or industries that provide EPDs? For example, if I were trying to spec certain companies based on their available EPDs is there a consolidated...

Last reply: Max Krueger, Jun 21, 2018, 10:19 am

EPD Verifications: External vs Independent

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Mike Noon on Mar 26, 2018, 3:37 pm

Hello,

I'm looking for some clarification regarding verification of EPDs in respect to the MR credit. Specifically, does the 'external verification' require the verifier to be outside of...

Last reply: Mike Noon, Apr 17, 2018, 11:16 am