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Fresh air inside a manufacturing building- specific rooms

NC-v4 EQp1: Minimum indoor air quality performance
posted by Simon Joubert on Jan 17, 2020, 7:08 am


We are currently working for a LEED project - industrial building creating petfood - under NC V4 scheme. We are facing some difficulties to understand wich rooms need fresh air...

Composite Wood Evaluation- Required Documentation

NC-v4 EQc2: Low emitting materials
posted by Allan Robles on Jan 17, 2020, 5:27 pm

Hi LEED User-verse again!

I need assistance affirming my understanding (and also summarizing) the documentation requirements for meeting the composite...

Biophilic Design: Quantifiable Metrics

Pilot-Credits EQpc123: Designing with Nature, Biophilic Design for the Indoor Environment
posted by LEED Team DC on Jan 30, 2019, 10:57 am

Hi, I'm wondering if there are shareable examples of a project team documenting quantifiable biophilic metrics.

I'm inclined to think these metrics could be gained either noting dimensions...

Last reply: John Berendzen, Jan 20, 2020, 3:14 pm

Lighting power of roof garden.

NC-2009 SSc8: Light Pollution Reduction
posted by James Chueh on Apr 1, 2012, 9:44 am


Our project has a roof garden and we are calculating the...

Last reply: Bill Swanson, Jan 20, 2020, 1:36 pm

Major renovation in infill location?

NC-v4 SSc1: Site assessment
posted by Jens Apel on Jan 20, 2020, 8:14 am

I am not quite sure if I understand the different definitions right and would be grateful for confirmation of correction of my understanding.

Infill site simply means that within a 1/2...

Using "Social Equity Within the Project Team" Pilot Credit for a Design-Build project

Pilot-Credits IPpc90: Social equity within the project team
posted by Megan Leslie on Sep 18, 2018, 1:20 pm

My company has a CSR report that complies with the requirements in Option 2.  We have found that when our company makes up at least 20% (by cost) of the design contract we can easily achieve the...

Last reply: Margaret Hamilton, Jan 20, 2020, 4:58 am

Hotel Survey

NC-2009 IEQc7.2: Thermal Comfort—Verification
posted by Jorge Adalberto Bernal Segovia on Jan 18, 2020, 9:40 am

Good afternoon,
What is the way to carry out the surveys in a Hotel, where there are fixed staff and guests?

Thank you

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...