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Anti-termite Treatment

NC-2009 IEQc3.1: Construction IAQ management plan - during construction
posted by Keerthi Ratnayake on Sep 24, 2010, 12:49 pm

Is there any ruling in LEED related to this activity which generally happens once the sub-...

Last reply: Allison Beer McKenzie, Sep 24, 2010, 1:54 pm

Life Support Systems factored in to EAp2 or EAc1?

NC-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Lance Collins on Sep 23, 2010, 4:14 pm

How should projects that feature life-support systems for medical purposes account for their energy loads to comply with the prerequisite? These are 24/7 systems that also require redundancy so...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Sep 24, 2010, 1:49 pm

Base element vs fixture, furniture and FF&E

NC-2009 IEQc4.4: Low-emitting materials - composite wood and agrifiber products
posted by Vivian Wan on Jun 29, 2010, 10:51 pm

Is there any solid definition for base elements and fixture/furniture/FF&E? Are Acoustic Panel, Timber Veneer, Plastic Laminate to Wall and movable openable wall panel defined as base...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Sep 24, 2010, 9:13 am

Pilot Credit 1 & Eco Calculator Questions

Pilot-Credits PC1: Life-Cycle Assessment (LCA) of Building Assemblies and Materials 
posted by Dirk Kestner on Sep 14, 2010, 4:46 pm

I am preparing my quantities for a project pursuing this credit and have a few questions about how much “massaging” the USGBC would like us to with our data when it doesn’t quite fit the options...

Last reply: Dirk Kestner, Sep 23, 2010, 6:24 pm

Waste Hauler sorts off-site

EBOM-2009 MRc6: Solid waste management - waste stream audit
posted by Kevin Kelly on Apr 1, 2010, 4:33 pm

The project that I am working on has one single waste hauler. As per NYC regulations all the trash and recycling are in separate bags, but other than that everything is sorted off site. We have...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Sep 23, 2010, 5:49 pm

Is it a roof-2?

NC-2009 SSc7.2: Heat island effect - roof
posted by on Apr 29, 2010, 6:36 pm

Similar question as above, but this time it's roof slab, a foot of soil, another slab and 4" of water above mechanical space. One space is not conditioned at all, the other space is barely...

Last reply: James Weiner, Sep 23, 2010, 4:47 pm

Roof Parapet

CS-2009 SSc7.2: Heat island effect - roof
posted by Maya Karkour on Apr 13, 2010, 10:29 am


We are trying to achieve this credit for one of our projects. The roof will have a white coating except for the parapet which will have a metallic aluminum cladding.


Last reply: James Weiner, Sep 23, 2010, 4:34 pm

EQc4 and Parking Garage?

NC-2009 IEQc4.1: Low-emitting materials - adhesives and sealants
posted by Jonathan Weiss on Jun 7, 2010, 2:41 pm

Working on a project that includes an open-air parking garage as well as a new building, we are wondering whether EQc4 credits apply to the parking garage? There are no regularly occupied areas...

Last reply: Mara Baum, Sep 23, 2010, 11:41 am


General forums
posted by Tristan Roberts on Sep 23, 2010, 10:01 am

It's addressed under SSc3: Brownfield Remediation.

Last reply: Aliesa Adelman, Sep 23, 2010, 11:32 am

MRc5 question

General forums
posted by Tristan Roberts on Sep 22, 2010, 12:09 am

This is similar to a question that came up recently on our MRc5 forum. I think you'l find that, if not helpful, at least...

Last reply: Fresco Green, Sep 23, 2010, 10:09 am