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LEED Compliant Faucets

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Ann E on Oct 19, 2017, 1:49 am

Jens Apel LEEDuser Basic Member 132 thumbs up October 19, 2017- 1:59 am In Europe, many manufacturers do not have compliant faucets, and test pressure is different to LEED requirements. What we normally suggest is the use of pressure independent aerators that just replace the standard aerators in the faucets. They work with a lot of faucets, should be pretty low cost and allow the architects to select faucets from a larger variety of manufacturers and designs. I am unsure if forum rules prohibit promotion of specific manufacturers. In past projects we used products from www.neoperl.com, not sure...

Last reply: Ann E, Nov 28, 2017, 9:39 pm

EPD of Products/Materials

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Ann E on Oct 22, 2017, 10:22 pm

We are in our process of gathering and submitting our papers for LEED requirements but we our having a trouble regarding the EPD since none of our suppliers have a certification on hand.


Last reply: Nadav Malin, Oct 25, 2017, 8:25 pm


CI-v4 MRc3: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Ann E on Oct 19, 2017, 4:35 am

Hi! Is EPD for finish products/materials only or also for raws? Can you give examples of products/materials with EPD's?

I'm recently handle this LEED project so I'm a little bit struggling...

Last reply: Nadav Malin, Oct 25, 2017, 8:24 pm

No Cooling Tower- Alternative Compliance Path

NC-v4 WEc3: Cooling tower water use
posted by Kristina Pobre on Jun 2, 2017, 4:35 am

My project does not have a cooling tower. One of the ACP eligibility condition is: "the baseline system designated for the building using ASHRAE 90.1-2010 Appendix G Table G3.1.1 includes a...

Last reply: Ben Stanley, Aug 29, 2017, 11:12 am

ETS Standard Signage

NC-2009 IEQp2: Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) Control
posted by Lowella Villanueva on Jun 27, 2017, 12:38 am

Hello Everyone,

We are currently working on a project that requires LEED certification.
In this regards, I am soliciting everyone's support to share me your expertise on LEED. I've...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 26, 2017, 4:34 pm

Purchasing RECs for Projects with District Cooling

CS-2009 EAc6: Green Power
posted by Carla Cruz on Jul 25, 2017, 11:12 pm

Hi, we have a LEED 2009 registered Core and Shell project in the Philippines which utilizes district cooling. We are to pursue EAc6: Green Power by purchasing RECs, and calculate annual...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jul 28, 2017, 12:03 pm

Co-processing as an approach to Waste Management

CS-2009 MRc2: Construction Waste Management
posted by Carla Cruz on Jun 1, 2017, 2:41 am

Hi All,
I would like to hear your opinion about co-processing as an acceptable...

Last reply: Carla Cruz, Jul 24, 2017, 11:56 pm

1.5 FAR for a residential project

NC-v4 SSc2: Site development - protect or restore habitat
posted by Carla Cruz on May 12, 2017, 4:23 am

The credit states that projects with 1.5...

Last reply: Karin Miller, May 31, 2017, 10:49 am

Building facade facing circulation network not more than 1ft

ND-v4 NPDc1: Walkable Streets
posted by Kristina Pobre on Mar 14, 2017, 7:45 pm

I'm a bit confused with why LEED ND is putting a point on this specific criteria. But before that, please correct me if I understand the criteria correctly: The ground floor face of the building...

Alternative Outdoor Air Supply for Basement Parking

CS-2009 IEQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Carla Cruz on Jan 18, 2017, 5:05 am

Hi All,

We would like to get your opinion in the situation below if approach is acceptable to IEQp1:

We have an enclosed Driver’s lounge, Lift lobbies and Administration office at...

Last reply: Dylan Connelly, Jan 23, 2017, 10:07 am