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Soil Testing

NC-v4.1 SSc2: Protect or Restore Habitat
posted by Max Krueger on Apr 24, 2019, 1:26 pm

On page 49 of the LEEDv4.1 guide it states that soil testing is only needed on imported soils. Under Step-by-Step guidance, it states "Soil tests are only required for imported soils". Then on...

Quality Views in Non-Regularly Occupied Spaces Pilot

CI-v4 INc1: Innovation
posted by Juliana Moreira on Sep 27, 2017, 11:13 am

We have submitted evidence for this credit for an open plan office project in London. So far we have received positive feedback from our design preliminary review with only the filling out of the...

Last reply: Karen Mahrous, Apr 23, 2019, 5:28 pm

Furniture BIFMA levels

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Sue Bryant on Apr 9, 2018, 12:39 pm

Do Bifma levels 1, 2, & 3 correlate to ANSI M7.1 2011 Sections 7.6.1, 7.6.2 and 7.6.3? If furniture is GREEN Guard Gold does it comply with 7.6.2 for full credit? I am trying to provide an...

Last reply: Lou Niles II, Apr 23, 2019, 5:10 pm

Envelope CxA within the engineering company part of design team?

NC-v4 EAc1: Enhanced Commissioning
posted by Erika Roy on Apr 23, 2019, 1:59 pm


We want to use a building envelope...

Missing inspection documentation

NC-v4 SSp1: Construction Activity Pollution Prevention
posted by Sean Adams on Apr 2, 2019, 8:36 am

Project has always been trying to earn LEED Silver and...

Last reply: Sherman Aronson, Apr 23, 2019, 12:39 pm

Low Emitting Material

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Mohammad H Abbasi on Feb 20, 2019, 11:29 am

The updated credit now has more flexibility and easier threshold allowing projects to achieve up to three points but for the emission evaluation now it requires CDPH v1.2 instead of v1.1. also...

Last reply: Sikander Nawaz, Apr 23, 2019, 9:25 am

LEED v4 projects- substitute credits form LEED v4.1

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Stephan Zweig on Mar 8, 2019, 6:29 am

Hello  to all Leed User Community,

I will register a project under LEED v4 NC+D, is there the possibility for some (not all) credits to use the version LEED v4.1?

Thank you

Last reply: Sikander Nawaz, Apr 23, 2019, 9:22 am

Credit with Leed v4.1 or LEED 4?

LEED v4.1 Discussion Forum
posted by Stephan Zweig on Apr 2, 2019, 7:07 am

Hello to all LEEDusers,

In a new project do I have the change to be compliant with some  credits  requirements of LEED v4 amd some other with LEED v4.1.?

If I have ubderstood right...

Last reply: Sikander Nawaz, Apr 23, 2019, 9:21 am

Thermal Comfort Users' Survey Form

NC-2009 IEQc7.2: Thermal Comfort—Verification
posted by Erwin Tan on Apr 22, 2019, 6:46 pm

Is there a standard LEED users' survey form for the thermal comfort verification or is this something that needs to be generated by the Owner for each project?

Additionally, does an Owner'...

Is Water considered a recycled material?

CS-2009 MRc4: Recycled Content
posted by Ines Fischer on Apr 22, 2019, 3:44 pm

Hello everyone!

I have some concrete cutsheets where it is specified that 30% of the water used fot it´s mixing was recycled. 

Is water considered as a material for this credit ? if...