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LEED ID+C: Commercial Interiors | v2 - LEED 2.0

Construction waste management - divert 50% from landfill

MRc2.1 | Possible 1 point


Divert construction, demolition, and packaging debris from landfill disposal. Redirect recyclable recovered resources back to the manufacturing process. Redirect reusable materials to appropriate sites.


Develop and implement a construction waste management plan, quantifying material diversion goals. Recycle and/or salvage at least 50% of construction, demolition and packaging debris. Calculation may be done by weight or volume, but must be consistent throughout.

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