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VOC requirements of Non Shrink Grount under Structural Steel column Base plates

CI-2009 IEQc4.1: Low-emitting materials - adhesives and sealants
posted by Hari krishnan on Oct 11, 2018, 3:11 am


In our project, we are using non-shrink grout under structural steel column base plates. This non shrink grout and base plate will be covered by floor screed and further floor finishes...

Last reply: John-David Hutchison, LEED AP BD+C, PMP, Nov 26, 2018, 9:21 am

Option 1- Individual occupant spaces 3 level lighting

NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Mario S. on Apr 11, 2017, 8:07 am

For individual occupant spaces, if the overhead lighting is controlled by an on/off switch, and each individual space is provided with an on/off task light (desk...

Last reply: Dustin Norton, Nov 19, 2018, 5:34 pm

Design updates on an awarded prerequisite

CS-2009 IEQp2: Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) Control
posted by Sherif Ramzy on Oct 25, 2018, 8:04 am

Dear All,

We are in the construction phase of a mall project that is registered to obtain LEED gold certification. The design review was received several months ago and the prerequisite of...

Last reply: Sherif Ramzy, Oct 28, 2018, 12:13 pm

Fan coil motors for workstation in Commercial Bank

Green Globes Discussion Forum
posted by shamim uddin on Oct 20, 2018, 4:53 am

Please any one can guide us about the LEED v 4.0 requirement for Fan Coit Units in the WORKSTATION area. Does variable speed motor is required for fan coil units for the WORKSTATION area? 

FAO EToCalc software help

NC-v4 IPc1: Integrative process
posted by S. Sachs on Feb 14, 2017, 11:28 am


I'm working on a project in Kuwait and need to achieve the IPc1 credit for water consumption.

I've been struggling to use the LEED-recommended ETo calculator tool, produced...

Last reply: Olga Yuil, Oct 18, 2018, 3:32 pm

Which Prescriptive Compliance guidelines for large office buildings?

ND-Plan-v4 GIBp2: Minimum building energy performance
posted by Sareet Benayahu on Oct 17, 2018, 4:07 am


I am preparing the energy planning guidelines for a LEED ND Plan Business sector. I am looking for prescriptive compliance guidelines for office buildings 30 or more stories tall (more...

Last reply: Eliot Allen, Oct 17, 2018, 12:24 pm

Dishwasher area-Receiving Area

NC-2009 IEQc8.2: Daylight and views - views
posted by Omer Moltay on Oct 4, 2018, 6:01 am

Dear Author,

We will want to get a LEED to the office building of a production building. But in the Reference Guide showed, the kitchens are regularly occupied. The kitchen area is stated...

Last reply: TODD REED, Oct 4, 2018, 10:27 am

Bicycle parking and shower facility requirement for Mosque

NC-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Apoorva Mahajan on Oct 1, 2018, 8:16 am

We are designing a mosque in Hatta, Dubai. In which category would Mosque fall into, to calculate bicycle rack and shower requirements? Definitely not commercial, would it be considered in...

air cooled chiller minimum full load efficiency COP according to LEED

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by shamim uddin on Sep 26, 2018, 2:56 pm

Please I am looking for the air cooled chiller minimum full load efficiency COP according to LEED. 

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Sep 27, 2018, 11:34 am

Fire-retarding Putty

NC-2009 IEQc4.2: Low-emitting materials - paints and coatings
posted by Sherif Ramzy on Aug 27, 2018, 9:00 am

Dears, I would really appreciate your kind help. 

I need to approve/reject a material described as Fire Retarding Putty. It is defined as PUTTY FRI is a ready to use putty made of vinyl...

Last reply: Deborah Lucking, Aug 29, 2018, 1:04 pm