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No Irrigation

EBOM-2009 WEc3: Water Efficient Landscaping
posted by RASHID HAMEEN on Mar 17, 2010, 6:24 am

We have more than 5% vegetation but we don't have any irrigation system. Watering is only done at some plants only and that is also is done when needed. All the other areas are covered with...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Apr 13, 2010, 6:22 pm

Toner Cartridges

EBOM-2009 MRc1: Sustainable Purchasing—Ongoing Consumables
posted by Reynaldo Castro on Apr 13, 2010, 3:59 pm

I am having a hard time achieving this point because we spend way more money on toner cartridges then any other on-going consumable. I have yet to find a way to buy toner cartridges that meet...

Last reply: Dan Ackerstein, Apr 13, 2010, 5:37 pm

Multiple Building Applications

EBOM-2009 MRc1: Sustainable Purchasing—Ongoing Consumables
posted by D. G. on Mar 7, 2010, 10:06 pm

I am working with a multiple building campus with single ownership, but because not all the buildings meet the Energy Star minimum, we are pursuing LEED-EB: O&M certification for only part of...

Last reply: Dan Ackerstein, Apr 13, 2010, 5:34 pm

Which manufacturers?

NC-2009 WEp1: Water Use Reduction
posted by Hannah Pham on Mar 17, 2010, 11:48 am

I havn't been able to find any laminar flow goosenecks at 0.5GPM. If you know a specific manufacturer and model number, that would be very helpful.

Last reply: Eric Shamp, Apr 13, 2010, 1:52 am


General forums
posted by Jennifer Perdue on Apr 12, 2010, 2:21 pm

Any word on expected launch date for ND? I have a project in pilot, and am also reviewing another mixed use for feasibility of certification in this rating system, but am anxious to provide the...

Residential Project Approach

EBOM-2009 IEQc3.5: Green Cleaning—Indoor Chemical and Pollutant Source Control
posted by Thomas Fisher on Apr 9, 2010, 2:32 pm

I am wondering what the appropriate approach is for a residential multi family project for this credit. Since the LEED EB system is set up for Commercial Buildings and assumes that there are hard...

Last reply: Corinna Kester, Apr 10, 2010, 10:36 pm

Passed on to USGBC

General forums
posted by Tristan Roberts on Apr 9, 2010, 10:15 am

Forum User LEEDuser Basic Member April 10, 2010- 10:14 pm The manufacturer told me that they got my information (and that of my client) from the USGBC website, but that's all of the information I have so far... Log in or register to post comments ...

Last reply: Forum User, Apr 10, 2010, 10:14 pm

3 Questions

EBOM-2009 SSc6: Stormwater Quantity Control
posted by Dianne Herrin on Apr 1, 2010, 3:19 pm

Three questions (Sorry about that last inadvertent post!):
1-The corporate campus on which my building sits has an...

Last reply: Jenny Carney, Apr 9, 2010, 4:03 pm

Option 3- Light Measurments vs Zone Requirements

EBOM-2009 SSc8: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Reynaldo Castro on Apr 9, 2010, 12:15 pm

When finding the difference between light measurements when fixtures are on and off, if the difference is above 20% but the footcandle measurement is below the Maximum Illumination Value for the...

Flagpole Restrictions

NC-2009 SSc8: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by Shad Traylor on Apr 9, 2010, 8:40 am

Are flagpoles exempt from this criteria. I did a word serach of the entire LEED Reference Guide and it does not address this condition. Our firm has several DoD and school projects with flagpoles...