Solid waste management - facility maintenance and renovation | U.S. Green Building Council
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LEED O+M: Existing Buildings | v4 - LEED v4

Solid waste management - facility maintenance and renovation

Possible 2 points


To divert construction, renovation, and demolition debris from disposal in landfills and incinerators and recover and recycle reusable materials.





Divert at least 70% of the waste (by weight or volume) generated by facility maintenance and renovation activities from disposal in landfills and incinerators. Include base building elements as specified in the Materials and Resources prerequisite: Facility Maintenance and Renovation Policy.

Exclude furniture and furnishings that pose human health concerns (e.g., mold) as well as components not considered base building elements; mechanical, electrical, and plumbing components; and specialty items, such as elevators.

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