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General Emissions Evaluation criteria for flooring assemblies assembled off-site

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Jeff Wiedmeyer on Feb 24, 2021, 1:41 pm

I've read through the posts related to this subject but for laminating adhesives and millwork.  My question is similar but pertains to the requirement for a flooring...

Last reply: Megan Leslie, Feb 25, 2021, 7:57 pm


NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Joseph Snider on Feb 25, 2021, 11:30 am

but I'll flip over to that forum.   The wall panels product category includes all finish wall treatments (wall coverings, wall paneling, wall tile), surface wall structures such as gypsum or plaster,...

Last reply: Joseph Snider, Feb 25, 2021, 12:07 pm

Watersense Labelled product not listed in EPA Product List

NC-v4 WEp2: Indoor water use reduction
posted by Shannon Oletic on Sep 6, 2019, 1:38 pm

We have received manufacturer documentation indicating that a lavatory faucet spec'd for one of our projects is WaterSense labelled however, this product is not listed within the EPA's Product...

Last reply: Rebecca Aarons-Sydnor, Feb 25, 2021, 11:53 am

Greenguard Gold certificate

NC-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Jyothsna Giridhar on May 28, 2020, 7:33 pm

We got the following technical advice for a project:


Last reply: Emily Purcell, Feb 25, 2021, 10:58 am

Walkable Project Site

NC-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Graciela Quiles Gonzalez on Feb 13, 2019, 2:00 pm

Are facades of existing buildings (not historic) exempt of Requirement number 8 of the Walkable Project Site? 

Requirement 8: "No more than 30% of the primary facade at ground level is...

Last reply: Jenni Huynh, Feb 24, 2021, 1:15 pm

Designing with Nature- Stone indoor finishes

Pilot-Credits EQpc123: Designing with Nature, Biophilic Design for the Indoor Environment
posted by ANTONIO CERECEDA on Feb 24, 2021, 11:14 am

Currently we are working in a LEED project which we are pursuing this pilot credit of Designing with Nature, and we are wondering if natural stone vertical finishes on main indoor walls could be...

Safety First: Re-Enter Your Workspace

CS-v4.1 INc1: Innovation
posted by Gustavo De las Heras Izquierdo on Jul 20, 2020, 8:06 am


Has anyone achieved this credit yet? I so, you could share with us how many measures you implemented and if you received any review comments.


Last reply: Gustavo De las Heras Izquierdo, Feb 24, 2021, 2:44 am

November Surprise?

NC-v4.1 MRc5: Construction and demolition waste management
posted by Jonathan Weiss on Nov 24, 2020, 3:41 pm

I am hoping I read this wrong, but the current version of the credit on USGBC.org and the Addendum posting (as of early November) seems to have changed this credit significantly - Option 1 is 1...

Last reply: Stephen Montgomery, Feb 23, 2021, 9:17 pm

Extensive Green Roof Habitat Area

NC-v4.1 SSc2: Protect or Restore Habitat
posted by Summer Minchew on Jan 25, 2021, 4:19 pm

LEED Addenda #10231 (https://www.usgbc.org/leedaddenda/10231) effectively stated that extensive roof systems could not count towards SSc5.1...

Last reply: Summer Minchew, Feb 23, 2021, 6:01 pm

LEED v4 credit coach?

LEED Reviews: Appeals, Design/Construction Submittals, and more
posted by Lawrence Rennell on Oct 17, 2019, 11:32 am

I have heard that there is credit coaching available for LEED v4 credits, however, finding a way to contact this individual is on the same level as making contact with Bigfoot. Looking for input...

Last reply: Elizabeth Thompson, Feb 23, 2021, 4:23 pm