27 Feb '14, 4pm

BREAKING: Spurred by Chemical Industry, Ohio Moves Anti-LEED Bill Forward

Spurred by Chemical Industry, Ohio Moves Anti-LEED Bill Forward A bill that could effectively ban use of LEED v4 for State construction projects, SCR 25 , passed a key vote in Ohio Wednesday. The resolution criticizes LEED v4 for not following ANSI consensus procedures and for not relying on risk-assessment methodology in a key material ingredient credit (MRc4 in LEED v4 for New Construction: Building Product Disclosure and Optimization–Material Ingredients ). ... This page is visible only to BuildingGreen members Read it now with a Risk-Free membership to BuildingGreen Suite Already a member? Log in here

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Ohio Senate passes bill banning LEED certification

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