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Low use printing rooms exempted from needing self-closing doors

NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Alain Brierley on Jul 12, 2017, 11:48 am

Does LEED v4 allow exemptions for printing rooms from needing self closing doors based on low user printer use data similar to USGBC's LEED-CI ruling 12-12-2005? Thanks.

Last reply: Paula Hernandez, Mar 7, 2022, 11:10 am

Occupant Comfort Survey

Healthcare-v4.1 INc1: Innovation
posted by Priscillia Champagne on Feb 3, 2022, 2:33 pm

For the Occupant Comfort Survey Innovation credit: this credit asks ''At a minimum, conduct a new survey at least once every 2 years''. But do you know for how long the survey must...

carshare compagny

Healthcare-v4.1 LTc7: Reduced parking footprint
posted by Priscillia Champagne on Feb 2, 2022, 1:19 pm


If the occupants use a car-sharing application to drive to work and the owner signs an agreement with the company that operates the application, can the company be considered a car-...

Glare control devices on interior glazing

NC-v4.1 EQc7: Daylight
posted by Elise Woestyn on Feb 1, 2022, 12:48 pm

Are glare control devices required only on exterior glazing?

Let's say we have an office (regularly occupied) with a single window looking to a classroom and no exterior glazing. Does this...

Cost of energy / process equipment for healtcare

Healthcare-v4 EAc2: Optimize Energy Performance
posted by Priscillia Champagne on Jan 31, 2022, 4:04 pm

We would like to know if the process equipment (sterilization devices in the health care building) can be excluded from the energy optimization calculation? They are specialized...

Last reply: Marcus Sheffer, Jan 31, 2022, 6:02 pm

CO2 monitoring for Core and Shell projects

CS-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Irene Chung on Apr 9, 2017, 5:56 pm


Is a copy of the lease agreement stating that tenants must install co2 sensors in all densely occupied spaces required for v4 Core and Shell projects?

If not, can the project...

Last reply: Teresa Tousignant, Jan 25, 2022, 2:05 pm

Imperil and Metric units?

NC-v4.1 MRc4: Material Ingredients
posted by Kristi Merdler on Jan 13, 2022, 3:15 pm

I have a project in Canada (metric units) but the client wants all documents in Imperial units. Is this a problem for LEED during the review process?

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Jan 15, 2022, 6:13 am

MR credids

NC-v4.1 MRc4: Material Ingredients
posted by Kristi Merdler on Jan 13, 2022, 2:54 pm

My project is using a pre-fabicated panel (walls and ceilings) inclusive of doors, windows and ceiling grid lights. All of these components are part of the panel design. Can I pull out each...

Last reply: Tommy Linstroth, Jan 13, 2022, 3:04 pm

MR- material ingredients

LEED Canada Forum
posted by Kristi Merdler on Jan 11, 2022, 6:17 pm

Paula Melton Editorial Director BuildingGreen, Inc. LEEDuser Moderator 158 thumbs up January 12, 2022- 9:10 am Hi, Kristi! Not sure of the answer to your question, but I'm thinking you will have more luck getting an answer if you post it here: https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forums?f%5B0%5D=im_field_credits%3A5066 Log in or register to post comments ...

Last reply: Paula Melton, Jan 12, 2022, 9:10 am

Walk in fridge/freezer

NC-v4 EAc6: Enhanced Refrigerant Management
posted by Sophie Kerr on Jan 5, 2022, 5:30 pm


I'm trying to determine if a walk in fridge/freezer would be included in this credit. The guide mentions standard fridges are exempt but the credit guidance seems to be focused on...

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Jan 5, 2022, 7:26 pm