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MR credits- Option 1 & Option2

CS-v4.1 MRc4: Building product disclosure and optimization - material ingredients
posted by Yoyo Shek on May 20, 2019, 6:03 am

Hello all, 

We are currently working on a C&S project (v.4) and planning to upgrade the MR section to v.4.1. For version 4.1, it stated that project could earn 2 points if it fulfills ...

materials that create the building or are attached to it

NC-v4 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Francesco Passerini on May 17, 2019, 7:05 am

The Reference guide states: "LEED refers to products and materials that create the building or are attached to it"

Are materials that create the parking spaces included?

I think...

"Pilot-Credits SSpc83: Offsite Financial Support for Habitat Protection"

NC-v4 SSc2: Site development - protect or restore habitat
posted by Yoyo Shek on Mar 14, 2019, 6:30 am

Trista Little Senior Consultant, WSP USA LEEDuser Expert 358 thumbs up April 11, 2019- 8:44 pm Hi Yoyo, yes you can replace the normal SSc2 Site Development credit with Pilot Credit 83. This webpage:  https://www.usgbc.org/node/5052535?return=/pilotcredits/New-Construction/v4  confirms PC83 is applicable for BDC v4 projects. And there's no distance requirement for the pilot credit, but as you point out, you have to donate to NFWF or FAS. Remember to also register for the Pilot Credit and complete all the requirements (e.g. the feedback survey and participate in the LEEDuser credit forum...

Last reply: Trista Little, May 17, 2019, 12:41 pm

surrounding density

CS-v4 LTc4: Surrounding density and diverse uses
posted by Hatice G. on May 17, 2019, 8:22 am

Emily Purcell Green Building Specialist, Solomon Cordwell Buenz LEEDuser Basic Member 66 thumbs up May 17, 2019- 11:23 am There's a good thread on how folks are documenting this in the NC forum:  https://leeduser.buildinggreen.com/forum/option-1-documentation-0 Log in or register to post comments ...

Last reply: Emily Purcell, May 17, 2019, 11:23 am

Sky garden in refuge floor

CS-v4 SSc2: Site development - protect or restore habitat
posted by Yoyo Shek on Mar 14, 2019, 4:52 am

Hi All,

Our Project is in a urban area in Hong Kong, we would like to propose a sky garden in the refuge floor which is in the middle of the building and completely covered by the floors...

Last reply: Trista Little, May 17, 2019, 10:56 am

Signage Directly on Entrance Door?

NC-v4 EQp2: Environmental tobacco smoke control
posted by LUCY WILLIAMS on Apr 22, 2019, 10:02 am

Has any team ever had an issue with posting the signage DIRECTLY ON the entrance door in lieu of 10' out on a post?  The credit language says "within 10' of the entrance".  On the door seems...

Last reply: Bipin Karki, May 17, 2019, 8:18 am

Requirements to meet CO2 monitoring

NC-v4 EQc1: Enhanced indoor air quality strategies
posted by Lise Dannesboe on Apr 26, 2019, 8:42 am

Hi All

Hope someone can specify the following. When the credit requires "Provide a control drawing sample showing the...

Last reply: Bipin Karki, May 17, 2019, 8:06 am

Outdoor air monitoring- Mass balance

NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Ricardo Sá on May 17, 2019, 6:19 am


In what concerns outdoor airflow monitoring requirements for a...

Scope of Alternative Transportation Measures for a Dormitory

EBOM-v4 LTc1: Alternative Transportation
posted by Patricia Andrasik on Apr 5, 2016, 8:26 pm

Hello! We're evaluating one of the dormitories of a university for alternative transportation practices and was wondering if any special considerations apply to this type of building since most...

Last reply: Salman Jafri, May 16, 2019, 10:31 pm

Grey Water for Flushing

EBOM-2009 WEc2: Additional Indoor Plumbing Fixture and Fitting Efficiency
posted by Ashu Gupta on Jun 10, 2010, 3:06 am

Can we claim the savings by using Grey water for flushing in this credit?

Last reply: Trista Little, May 16, 2019, 8:47 pm