Video: Tips to Get LCA LEED v4 credit

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“We hope everybody looks at whole building LCA credit because it’s much easier than you think to get three LEED v4 credits”, said Jamie Meil, Managing Director, Athena Sustainable Materials Institute, at the 2014 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo.

Meil was a part of the GAF Spotlight Series and spoke on “Whole Building LCA Credits in LEED v4 – Easier Than You Think.” He discussed how the credits are handled, and how he can help fill in the holes in the reference guide to attain the three credits for LCA.  To learn more, check out the full video above.

The entire GAF speaker series is now available for viewing on YouTube.

“It was a really an honor to have speakers of such caliber joining us at Greenbuild®. I think it’s a testament to all we’ve done to support the transparency movement and the development of LEED® version 4,” said Marty Grohman, Director of Sustainability at GAF. “It was a great show.”

The GAF Spotlight Series also included the following speakers:

Kurt Shickman, Executive Director, Global Cool Cities Alliance, “Cooling the World’s Cities with Reflective Urban Surfaces.”

Alex Wilson, President of Resilient Design Institute, “Survive and The Thrive- The Need for Resilience.”

Valerie Walsh, Principal, Walsh Sustainability Group, “Roofing as Hero: Roofing Credits in LEED v2009 and LEED v4 Demystified.”

Jennifer Atlee, Technical Liaison, Health Product Declaration Collaborative, “Transparency: Q&A on HPD 2.0.”

GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, exhibited at the 2014 Greenbuild® International Conference and Expo in New Orleans, LA, from October 22-24. Greenbuild® is the premier event for sustainable building and a showcase for GAF’s commitment to manufacturing sustainable products and implementing earth-friendly processes.

Learn more about GAF’s green roofing initiatives.

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  1. Tindra ferendy

    Thanks for Sharing such a innovative blog post! As, LEED training is the best training for all architects, builders and engineers to develop the environment friendly green buildings expertise.

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