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Still looking for a few outstanding volunteers to help with #LEED v4 decisions. Apply today through Wednesday:

Still looking for a few outstanding volunteers to help with #LEED v4 decisions. Apply today through Wednesday:

USGBC has just announced that it is establishing a group of 11 to 15 volunteers to serve as a working group that will determine how to best implement Option 3 of the Material Ingredients credit proposed for LEED v4. The call for self-nominations of applicants posted April 1 to the volunteer opportunities page on the USGBC website, and USGBC will accept applications through May 1. To be eligible, applicants must be an employee of an organization that is a member of USGBC . Option 3, the new “supply chain optimization” pathway to achieving the proposed credit, debuted in the sixth public comment version of LEED v4. This option rewards LEED project teams for specifying materials in a way that encourages improvements in building materials production along the supply chain, from product manufacturers to raw material suppliers. The new credit language — and the working group — r...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/improving-building-product-...

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