Reference Guide Correction, Form Update
Green cleaning - equipment
LEED O+M: Existing Buildings, LEED O+M: Schools, LEED O+M: Retail, LEED O+M: Data Centers, LEED O+M: Hospitality, LEED O+M: Warehouses and Distribution Centers
Rating System Version:
v4 - LEED v4
Step-by-Step Guidance, Required Documentation
- Building Operations and Maintenance, v4 edition
Description of change
Step 1, revise the last two sentences: Confirm that the selected program covers at least 40% of eligible cleaning equipment, by cost or quantity.The contract with the service provider must also include a phase-out plan for replacing noncompliant equipment at the end of its useful life with environmentally preferable products.
Step 3, revise the first sentence: With the information from the equipment inventory, calculate compliance with the credit requirements based on either equipment cost or quantity of items, using Equation 1.
Step 4, revise first sentence: Monitor all new equipment purchases to ensure credit compliance will be met or maintained. The percent of compliant equipment is calculated from the total cost or quantity of all items used.
Step 4, revise first bullet: Powered equipment must meet the specified referenced standards for each equipment category as well as the more general criteria in the credit requirements to be considered compliant.
Step 6, replace second bullet with: Revise the equipment inventory as equipment is replaced and re-calculate compliance to ensure 40% of all powered equipment meets the applicable credit requirements.
Required Documentation Table:
-change first row to: Powered janitorial equipment inventory
-change second row to: Compliant equipment calculation
-change fourth row from E to P, and Updated compliant equipment calculation, as applicable
Related Addenda and LIs