Verified Construction & Demolition Recycling Rates | U.S. Green Building Council
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LEED BD+C: New Construction | v3 - LEED 2009

Verified Construction & Demolition Recycling Rates

MRpc87 | Possible 1 point


To achieve higher quality of construction and demolition waste diversion by encouraging a verification standard for recycling facilities that will accurately quantify waste data.


Recycle and/or salvage nonhazardous construction and demolition materials by sending the project’s total commingled waste materials to a mixed-recovery facility that has achieved third party verification of facility-average recycling rates. Project teams must meet the applicable diversion requirements of the following construction waste credit in the applicable LEED rating system for the project.

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