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

Construction IAQ management plan - during construction

EQc3.1 | Possible 1 point


Prevent indoor air quality problems resulting from the construction/renovation process, to sustain long-term installer and occupant health and comfort.


Develop and implement an Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Management Plan for the construction phase of the building as follows: During construction meet or exceed the minimum requirements of the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning National Contractors Association (SMACNA) IAQ Guideline for Occupied Buildings under Construction, 1995, AND protect stored on-site or installed absorptive materials from moisture damage, AND replace all filtration media immediately prior to occupancy. Filtration media shall have a Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value (MERV) of 13 as determined by ASHRAE 52.2-1999.

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