What lies ahead for the LEED rating system?

09/3/2013 | EarthTechling.com · ArchDaily.com

Several states are considering bills that aim to curtail the use of LEED ratings. Critics of the system say it hurts the plastics, timber and chemical industries. "The danger in endorsing LEED as the single acceptable green building rating system for the federal government is it can lead to the [U.S. Green Building Council's] further monopolization," said Mark Colltaz, a member of the American High-Performance Buildings Coalition.

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