LEED 4 could prompt shift to alternative green-rating systems

06/19/2013 | DesignBuildSource.com.au (Australia)

This month, the U.S. Green Building Council will vote on proposed amendments to its Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design standards. LEED 4 may include provisions that give higher points to projects that minimize the use of certain chemicals -- including titanium oxide. This has prompted several trade groups to lobby Congress for the use of green-rating systems other than LEED.

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