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Great list. On my first

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posted by Jean Marais on Dec 22, 2009, 5:59 am

Great list. On my first project i ran into about 4 of those...and they still call it LEEDs.

engineered lumber (parallam, LVL)

NC-2009 IEQc4.4: Low-emitting materials - composite wood and agrifiber products
posted by Daniel Winkert on Dec 22, 2009, 11:17 am

Why is it that parallams, LVL's and other engineered lumber products are never listed under this category? It would seem this is covered. Under a...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Dec 22, 2009, 11:48 am

Process water for EP point

EBOM-2009 WEc2: Additional Indoor Plumbing Fixture and Fitting Efficiency
posted by Tristan Roberts on Dec 22, 2009, 1:54 pm

In the Reference Guide (page 84) under WEp1, it says that process water appliances like dishwashers and washing machines don't count under WEp1, but may be counted under WEc2 -- but only in...

Last reply: Dan Ackerstein, Dec 23, 2009, 8:34 pm

re: BIRC

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posted by Shira Norman on Dec 22, 2009, 5:17 pm

The San Francisco List of Reduced Risk Pesticides is the LEED standard for least-toxic pesticides. Any chemical pesticide classified as Tier 3 on San Francisco's list is considered least-toxic...

Last reply: Drew Johnson, Dec 28, 2009, 11:08 am

Blowdown water for irrigation?

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by Tristan Roberts on Dec 28, 2009, 1:55 pm

Overheard in an exchange about the possible use of...

Rock Ballasting

EBOM-2009 MRc9: Solid waste management - facility alterations and additions
posted by Chris Munn on Dec 28, 2009, 4:51 pm

If removing the rocks from a ballasted roof to coat the roof with an ENERGY STAR "cool roof", can these rock qualify for MR Cr9 as a material to be reused from a facility alteration?

Last reply: Jenny Carney, Dec 28, 2009, 5:11 pm

EBOM 2008 VS EBOM 2009

EBOM-2009 EAp2: Minimum Energy Efficiency Performance
posted by Mary Davidge on Dec 23, 2009, 8:28 pm

Is there any real disadvantage to moving a project to LEED...

Last reply: Jenny Carney, Dec 29, 2009, 12:10 pm

Irrigation of playing field in a soccer stadium

NC-2009 WEc1: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by WAGNER OLIVEIRA SILVA on Dec 11, 2009, 8:57 am

Concerning credit WEc1.1 and 1.2, there are some circumstances where it is unclear whether the water used for watering must be considered as irrigation water per intent of the credit or process...

Last reply: Shannon Gray , Jan 4, 2010, 12:07 pm

Sample Template

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posted by Dan Ackerstein on Jan 4, 2010, 5:48 pm

I think you're wise to seek a good look at the credit templates before making that decision, particularly if your project is an EBv2.0 project, as there is important information found in LEED...

Thread in IEQc3.2

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posted by Tristan Roberts on Jan 5, 2010, 9:35 am

For anyone following this thread, Peter has taken a slightly different approach, as covered in a new thread under CI IEQc3.2.