Entry Type ID Date Applicable Rating System Primary Credit Inquiry (LIs) Ruling (LIs) Related Addenda/LIs Related Resources Campus Applicable Internationally Applicable Country Applicability Reference Guide (Addenda) Page (Addenda) Location (Addenda) Description of Change (Addenda) "LEED Interpretation" "1891" "2008-09-25" "New Construction, Existing Buildings, Commercial Interiors, Core and Shell, Schools - New Construction" "EQp2 - Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) control" "The building that we are applying for LEED-EB is an upscale hotel and providing smoking rooms is necessary to compete in the market. Due to this reason, Option A is not applicable to our project. If the building only designates one floor for guests who smoke (out of upwards of 40 floors of guestrooms), would we strive for Option B? Or, is the hotel considered a residential building and therefore fall under Option C?" "Either Option B or C is acceptable for a hotel project. Applicable Internationally. " "None" "None" "X" "LEED Interpretation" "5200" "2009-04-21" "New Construction, Schools - New Construction, Commercial Interiors, Core and Shell, Existing Buildings" "EQp2 - Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) control" "This multi-tenant hi-rise office building has a full-service restaurant/bar located on the ground floor. The restaurant/bar has an outdoor patio for its patrons where smoking is permitted. This patio is not the building\'s designated smoking area. This patio is located 25\' from the building entrance and less than 25\' from the entrance to the restaurant. There are no operable windows and the outdoor air intakes for the building are on the roof of the building. The outdoor air intake for the restaurant/bar is within 25\' of the smoking patio. Does the smoking patio have to be 25\' from the building\'s entrance and outdoor air intakes AND 25\' from the tenant\'s entrance and outdoor air intake in order to meet the prerequisite?" "No areas where smoking is likely to take place, including at sit-down tables or around receptacles for cigarette butts, can be located within 25\' of any entrances, operable windows, or air intakes of the building, including the tenant space housing the restaurant/bar. Applicable Internationally. " "None" "None" "X"