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Construction - LEED / GREEN Practices

What is L.E.E.D.?

     L.E.E.D is The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System™. It encourages and accelerates global adoption of sustainable green building and development practices through the creation and implementation of universally understood and accepted tools and performance criteria.

     LEED is a third-party certification program and an internationally accepted benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high 

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performance green buildings. It provides building owners and operators the tools they need to have an immediate and measurable impact on their buildings’ performance.

LEED promotes a whole-building approach to sustainability by recognizing performance in five key areas of human and environmental health:
  • sustainable site development
  • water efficiency
  • energy efficiency
  • materials selection
  • indoor environmental quality
Equipment World is proud to work with Construction Specialty Suppliers that have incorporated L.E.E.D. into their product offerings.  Below is a list of suppliers & other resources with direct Links to their L.E.E.D. & Environmental Policy information pages:

 

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Learn More about L.E.E.D.

Canada Green Building Council

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Rousseau Metal Inc.

Rousseau's LEED Information



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Corflex Partitions - Space Optimization Experts

Corflex's LEED Information (Credits)

 

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Draper Specialty Equipment

Draper's LEED Information

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Starwall Partitions

Starwall's Case Study for LEED Projects

 

Palmieri Furniture

Palmieri Furniture

Palmieri LEED Certification Information

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GSS (General Storage Systems)

GSS's LEED information

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Blue Giant

Blue Giant's LEED credit information

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Challenger Lifts

Challenger Lifts GREEN Products information

 Toyota Industrial Equipment

 
Toyota Industrial Equipment Canada

Toyota's GREEN Practices for the Environment