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LEED BD+C: New Construction | v2 - LEED 2.0

Building reuse - maintain 75% of existing walls, floors and roof

MRc1.1 | Possible 1 point

Intent

Extend the life cycle of existing building stock, conserve resources, retain cultural resources, reduce waste and reduce environmental impacts of new buildings as they relate to materials manufacturing and transport.

Requirements

Reuse large portions of existing structures during renovation or redevelopment projects. Maintain at least 75% of existing building structure and shell (exterior skin and framing excluding window assemblies).

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