National Roofing Contractors Assn. offers guide for LEED v4 provisions

Document provides background, descriptions of possible roofing credits

November 17, 2014 |
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National Roofing Contractors Association has released LEED v4: Roofing-related Provisions, a document that examines the roofing-related provisions of LEED v4.

The publication offers background information, descriptions of possible roofing-related credits and prerequisites for rating systems for the Building Design and Construction and Building Operations and Maintenance categories. It also includes a listing of typical LEED-related submittals and explains which roofing-related provisions have changed in LEED v4 compared to previous LEED editions.

Launched in November 2013, LEED v4 is a significant overhaul of the rating system. It includes a reworking of materials and resources credits to incorporate disclosure of environmental and health effects. It also addresses the potential toxicity of building product ingredients.

(http://www.nrca.net/RoofingNews/nrca-releases-publication-to-provide-information-about-leed-v4-provisions.10-29-2014.3585/Details/Story)

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