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Learn more about achieving LEED v4 disclosure and optimization credits:

Learn more about achieving LEED v4 disclosure and optimization credits:

The intent of the Building Product Disclosure and Optimization credits (BPDO) in LEED v4 is to encourage adoption of products that disclose and ultimately optimize full life-cycle impacts , including impacts of raw material sourcing and effects on human health. There are three distinct credits, which collectively are grouped under BPDO. These are the Environmental Product Declarations (EPD) credit, the Sourcing of Raw Materials (Sourcing) credit and the Material Ingredients (Material Ingredients) credit. In addition to these, the Low-Emitting Materials credit under Indoor Environmental Quality has also undergone revision and finds significant overlaps in product categories with the BPDO credits. Earlier this year, the GBCI India team decided to set up a new office space in Noida, and achieving points in these credits was one of the key goals for the team. The new GBCI spac...

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