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food scrap vs compost

Pilot-Credits SSpc129: Comprehensive Composting
posted by Brightworks Sustainability on Aug 29, 2023, 3:44 pm

One thing to consider, at least in California, is how to compost both food scrap and plant materials in commercial offices? For example the City of Sunnyvale requires food scrap composting in...

Last reply: Mario Kranzl, Apr 22, 2024, 5:46 am

I am working on a project that is a Public/Private sector Master Plan development to revitalize an abandoned industrial area.

CS-v4 SSc3: Open space
posted by GABRIELE Medley on May 4, 2020, 7:12 pm

Although the first building is going for LEED CS v4 the other buildings are not. The Master Plan has the different areas in the Plan sharing resources ie: parking, common areas etc. Can the...

Last reply: Afogreen Build, Apr 21, 2024, 9:00 pm

Air Change Requirement

Pilot-Credits INpc155: Design for Indoor Air Quality and Infection Control
posted by Nina Szewczak on Jan 4, 2023, 11:34 am

Can anyone comment on the source of the #1.c requirement for five air changes per hour? We've reviewed HVAC-related infection control guidance from the CDC, EPA and ASHRAE, but none appear to...

Last reply: Bruna Kevellyn, Apr 20, 2024, 6:01 pm


Healthcare-v4.1 EQc4: Indoor air quality assessment
posted by Sharon Bessa on Apr 19, 2024, 3:04 pm

Looking for a lab that can do the TO-17 analysis for the CREL target...

Particulate Measurements

Healthcare-v4.1 EQc4: Indoor air quality assessment
posted by Sharon Bessa on Apr 19, 2024, 3:01 pm

The change in particulate monitoring appears to require particle counts now, with a cleanroom class rating of 8 or lower with the gravimetric particulate concentrations at 2.5 and 10 microns no...

Innovation- Green Building Education

CS-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Luis Fretes on Apr 24, 2018, 2:28 pm

I have a couple of questions regarding the Green Building Education credit:

1) Can the Green Cleaning Policy be uploaded as it's own seperate Innovation Credit?

2) One of the...

Last reply: Adrienne Franz, Apr 18, 2024, 4:04 pm

Outdoor air in the Baseline Model

NC-v4 EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance
posted by Rajat Wadhwa on Apr 17, 2024, 3:06 pm

Hi , I am working on a lab space with 100% OA , for these spaces Cooling load is driving airflow, now the OA that we calculated for Proposed case is not sufficient to maintain the setpoint in the...

Last reply: Rajat Wadhwa, Apr 18, 2024, 12:22 pm

RECs in EBOM 4.1

EBOM-v4.1 EAp3: Energy Performance
posted by Christian Garcia on Apr 18, 2024, 10:50 am

I came across an old video where it is explained this version doesn't take into account the purchase of RECs but it is considered for the future. This video is from 5 years ago. Does anyone know...

Does a "Hot Zone" in a Fire Station need individual door closers?

NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Adrienne Franz on Apr 18, 2024, 10:09 am

Our Project is a Fire Station that has an area defined as a "hot zone" which includes the apparatus...

REACH and Global Green Tag certification count for the Optimization

NC-v4.1 MRc4: Material Ingredients
posted by Summer Gorder on Apr 17, 2024, 6:41 pm

Can REACH and Global Green Tag certifications count for the Optimization even if they aren't international projects?

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Apr 18, 2024, 8:29 am