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For Assemblies- what is the location of extraction?

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Melissa Wrolstad on Oct 17, 2012, 3:16 pm

My client has a chair which was manufactured within 500 miles of the project site. The chair is composed of foam (5%), plastic (2%),...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Nov 23, 2012, 12:41 am

Wood Assembly and Regional Materials

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Denice Staaf on Nov 16, 2012, 3:08 pm

This is a constant question in the...

Last reply: Zachary Guren, Nov 16, 2012, 4:06 pm

LEED 2009 MRc4 and MRc5- "home or revert scrap material"?

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Sustainability Ballinger on Sep 11, 2012, 3:49 pm

An issue, new to me, has come up as I am reviewing a LEED Submittal for Structural Steel:

Q. One of the steel producers, Gerdau, has updated their "Recycled Steel Content for All Products...

Last reply: Sustainability Ballinger, Sep 19, 2012, 2:11 pm

Question from Contractor re Window Assembly

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Brooks Critchfield on Aug 15, 2012, 11:10 am

Our...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Aug 31, 2012, 10:58 am

Regional Materials / Recycled Content Spreadsheet Protocol

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Kendal Neitzke on Sep 7, 2011, 9:24 am

The latest LEED Online version 04 for MRc4 Recycled Content and MRc5 Regional Materials now has a stand alone spreadsheet which is much easier to complete. On past projects, whenever I had a...

Last reply: Taylor Ralph, Aug 10, 2012, 4:15 pm

Materials derived from petroleum..

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Paola Moschini on Jul 6, 2012, 5:24 am

To the materials derived from petroleum as we consider the place of extraction? As the real place of extraction of the...

Last reply: Taylor Ralph, Jul 16, 2012, 12:35 pm

BDC Material Calculator with values over $1,000,000

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Julie Blue on Jun 19, 2012, 11:40 am

Has anyone run into an issue with the calculator not showing the "Sustainable Criteria Value ($)" under the Regional Materials for total material values over $1,000,000? We have grouped our...

Last reply: Julie Blue, Jun 20, 2012, 9:30 am

Steel

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Lu Anne Nielsen on Mar 25, 2011, 4:58 pm

I've heard that the location should be taken from where the steel in formed (manfactured) to determine the milage for Regional Materials since it is difficult to document the extraction location...

Last reply: Taylor Ralph, Jun 4, 2012, 5:24 pm

Steel Joists & Deck

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by Jeremy Hatfield on Sep 16, 2011, 1:36 pm

I am a bit confused when it comes to Steel Joist and Deck. New Millennium and Vulcraft obtain steel from mills. Does the steel mill serve as their extraction/recovery origin or do we have to...

Last reply: Keith Lindemulder, Mar 22, 2012, 9:44 am

Stated Cost

NC-2009 MRc5: Regional Materials
posted by matthew convery on Mar 5, 2012, 6:04 pm

When calculating both the regional material and...

Last reply: Keith Lindemulder, Mar 22, 2012, 9:41 am