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Healthcare-v4 MRc6: PBT source reduction - lead, cadmium and copper
posted by Priscillia Champagne on Mar 23, 2021, 2:42 pm

The credit requires to specify no use of interior or exterior paints containing intentionally added cadmium or lead. We would like to know if compliance is required only for paints ...

Last reply: Priscillia Champagne, Dec 7, 2022, 7:54 am

IAQ Testing, Option 2: Air Testing- Path 1 and 2

NC-v4.1 EQc4: Indoor air quality assessment
posted by Nadia Bini on Nov 29, 2022, 11:24 am

We are pursing this credit under LEEDv4.1 Option 2: Air Testing, "Path 1: Particulate Matter and Inorganic Gases" and "Path 2: Volatile Organic Compounds".

Upon completion of work and...

Last reply: Russ Pellegrino, Nov 29, 2022, 11:58 am

Project with no parking- can we avoid calculations in Option 1

CI-v4.1 LTc5: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Sophie Kerr on Jan 24, 2022, 1:03 pm

We are working on the renovation of a lounge inside a small airport in downtown Toronto. If there is no mention of parking in the lease for this tenant space, and no mention of fees related to...

Last reply: Eunice Chong, Nov 29, 2022, 1:37 am

Building less than 100 m from High-capacity Transit Hub- Is a bicycle network still required?

NC-v4.1 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Hatim Mustafa on Nov 17, 2022, 4:19 pm

Hi everyone!

We have a very interesting situation at hand. Our building is targeting LTc6 - Bicycle Facilities, the project is located in an area that does not have a...

Change in pilot credit requirements

Pilot-Credits WEpc147: All-Gender Restrooms
posted by Megan Leslie on Nov 9, 2022, 4:36 pm

One thing our team noticed was that the pilot credit requirements have changed over time.  Originally the requirement said "Facilities SHOULD provide means for the distribution of menstruation...

Comments following the first attempt to document this Pilot Credit

Pilot-Credits EQpc123: Designing with Nature, Biophilic Design for the Indoor Environment
posted by Megan Leslie on Nov 9, 2022, 3:48 pm

These were the comments our project's Interior Designer wished to share:

Although this credit was quite easy to document and achieve, as the LEED design categories and criteria are...

MR Credit: "Permanently installed products" vs "Permanently installed BUILDING products"

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Ryan Demchuk on Jan 9, 2020, 2:15 pm

My question is regarding the classification of "permanently installed products" vs. "permanently installed BUILDING products".

For example, the MR Credit: Building Product Disclosure and...

Last reply: Dalia Abdalla, Oct 20, 2022, 8:27 am

Do loading dock doors count as building entries?

CS-v4 EQp2: Environmental tobacco smoke control
posted by James Jin on Oct 14, 2022, 1:31 pm

Hi all,

For the Environmental Tobacco Smoke control prerequisite, I would like to ask whether loading dock doors for trucks on a warehouse or industrial building also count as building...

Bicycle storage & shower facilities for multiple buildings

CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by James Jin on Jul 28, 2022, 1:59 pm

Hi all,

I have a question regarding the allocation of bicycle storage spaces and shower facilities for projects with multiple buildings. A similar question has been asked before (...

Last reply: James Jin, Oct 6, 2022, 1:36 pm

Bus Park

Schools-NC-v4 LTc8: Green vehicles
posted by Priscillia Champagne on Sep 28, 2022, 2:16 pm

For our school we have a car park (230 spaces) and a bus park (80 spaces).
In order to calculate the percentage of green and electric vehicles, should we also calculate the bus parking? The...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, Oct 4, 2022, 2:15 pm