The Future of Green Building: LEED v4

A reminder that last year, effective November 1, 2016, LEED* evolved towards a greater commitment to sustainability and transparency with LEED v4, where:

  • materials are evaluated more holistically using multiple attributes through approaches such as Life Cycle Assessment and Environmental Product Declarations
  • there is a greater emphasis on performance, as reflected in water and energy metering requirements
  • integrative design, envelope commissioning, and acoustics are also some of the new additions**

Alumicor product qualifies for LEED v4 with applications supported with EPDs and Background EPD/LCA digital documents | Click to download.

epd-alumextrAluminum Extrusions EPD | Click to download.

epd-thermimpr-alumextrThermally Enhanced Aluminum Extrusions EPD | Click to download

epd-lca-alumextr-bkgrdrpt Aluminum Background LCA / EPD \ Click to download

Alumicor is committed to sustainable design, providing superior architectural aluminum building envelope products and continues to support clients towards certification under LEED v4.

Alumicor is ready for all your LEED v4 projects!

 

* Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design

**http://www.cagbc.org/CAGBC/LEED/LEEDv4/CAGBC/Programs/LEED/LEEDv4/LEED_v4.aspx?hkey=892ccf81-cd51-4d04-864d-db7279f45de5


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