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Approved Documentation for the California Department of Public Health General Emissions Evaluation

NC-v4.1 EQc2: Low-emitting materials
posted by Summer Gorder on Jan 14, 2020, 12:24 pm

We are having trouble getting proper documentation from Manufacturers for this additional requirement. I developed my own letter stating the requirement to be signed by the manufacturer, and was...

Last reply: Scott Laughlin, Jan 17, 2020, 3:54 pm

Signage at Campus Entrance vs. Building Entrance

NC-2009 IEQp2: Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) Control
posted by Joseph Snider on Sep 24, 2019, 4:37 pm

We have a project where we have already been through one round of review.  Reviewer wants the signage, as expected.  The entire campus is no smoking and it says that when you drive on to campus...

Last reply: Allen Cornett, Jan 17, 2020, 2:42 pm

Turf grass species

NC-v4 WEp1: Outdoor water use reduction
posted by Deborah Lucking on Jan 17, 2020, 12:16 pm

The recommendation is to "minimize turf grass".  Is there a baseline turf grass species?  What if we use drought-tolerant, or warm or cool season grasses (depending on the project location) that...

LEED AP NC applicable?

Hospitality-NC-v4 INc2: LEED Accredited Professional
posted by Maria Perzon on Jan 17, 2020, 3:12 am

I am a LEED AP for NC. Would that qualify for 1 credit in the hospitality version. The project is a hotel. 

Last reply: Trista Little, Jan 17, 2020, 11:45 am

Project in a resort attached to casino that allows smoking

NC-v4 EQp2: Environmental tobacco smoke control
posted by Anna Kaelin on Jan 10, 2020, 12:47 pm

I have a client planning a complete fit-out of one of their retail spaces. The project is located in a resort in Las Vegas, which is attached to a Casino that allows smoking. Smoking is...

Last reply: Trista Little, Jan 17, 2020, 11:42 am

Bicycle path width

CS-v4 LTc6: Bicycle facilities
posted by Agata Mozer on Nov 2, 2018, 6:09 am

Next to our project there is a city network of bicycle paths (marked lanes on a pavement) leading to many diverse uses and rapid transit stops. The Investor is also planning to provide...

Last reply: Agata Mozer, Jan 17, 2020, 8:53 am

LEED AP NC applicable?

Mid-Rise-v4 INc2: LEED Accredited Professional
posted by Maria Perzon on Jan 17, 2020, 3:13 am

I am a LEED AP for NC. Would that qualify for 1 credit in the mid-rise homes version. 

Monitoring NOT req if ventilation systems are not within scope of work?

CI-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by RDK E&S on Nov 27, 2019, 1:12 pm

I'm wondering if my understanding of the ID+C reference manual (pg 311) is correct: no airflow monitoring equipment is needed if the ventilation system isn't in the scope of work? Has anyone...

Last reply: Allen Cornett, Jan 16, 2020, 5:11 pm

Exemplary Performance?

Warehouses-NC-v4.1 MRc2: Building product disclosure and optimization - environmental product declarations
posted by Neil Rosen on Dec 11, 2019, 12:30 pm

In version 4, 20 EPDs from at least 5 different manufacturers is required to earn 1 point.  40 EPDs from 5 different manufacturers earns exemplary performance.

In V4.1 Warehouse...

Last reply: Allen Cornett, Jan 16, 2020, 4:53 pm

Definition of "movable partitions"

NC-v4 EQc6: Interior lighting
posted by Stacey Olson on Jan 16, 2020, 4:46 pm

​​This appears obvious, but looking for sanity / /confirmation. Can you please confirm "movable partitions" exclude doors? It is a correct understanding that when calculating this credit, door...