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LEED v4 Rating System Review (BD+C and ID+C)
Materials & Resources

GBCI: 0090010575

Explore the LEED Materials & Resources credits, which address the building material, life-cycle and encourage existing building reuse and preservation, as well as sustainable extraction, processing, transport, maintenance and disposal of building materials.
Eligible for 1.5 CE HOURS.
  • 1.5 CE

  • LEED AP BD+C
  • LEED Green Associate
  • LEED AP ID+C
  • LU/HSW

Rating system: v4

Published on: September 17, 2013

Average: 3.8 (113 votes)
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Explore the LEED Materials & Resources credits, which address the building material, life-cycle and encourage existing building reuse and preservation, as well as extraction, processing, transport, maintenance and disposal of building materials.

This session will cover each prerequisite and credit in a credit-by-credit format presenting technical requirements and strategies that work to achieve them.

After watching the course video, please click "TAKE THE QUIZ". Once you have passed the quiz, your hours will be reported to GBCI and AIA and you will have access to a PDF certificate of completion.

To view additional multimedia resources on each credit, view the:

To view the language for each credit, view the:

Within each credit, click the RESOURCES tab to view Submittal Tips related to the credit.

Objectives

  1. Recognize how LEED’s goals for product transparency and optimization are reflected in credit requirements
  2. Recognize how the credit requirements support a life-cycle approach building material selection
  3. Recognize synergies between multiple credits
  4. Recognize how credit requirements lead to higher performing buildings and market transformation

Series

This course is a part of the following series:
LEED v4 Rating System Review (BD+C and ID+C)

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Created by

U.S. Green Building Council
Washington, DC
United States

Leaders

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    Carlie Bullock-Jones made 4 contributions in the last 6 months

Carlie Bullock-Jones

Founder and Principal Ecoworks Studio
  • 9
    Wes Sullens made 9 contributions in the last 6 months

Wes Sullens

Director of Codes Technical Development U.S. Green Building Council

Steven R. Baer

Principal Consultant thinkstep
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