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Eggers EPD Published by UL Environmental

Eggers Environmental Product Declaration has been published by UL Environmental. Eggers EPD for Architectural Wood Door Leaves includes multiple constructions for flush and our stile and rail door offerings. This EPD is a Product-specific Type III EPD which is valued as a whole product for the LEED v4 Building Product Disclosure and Optimization–Environmental Product Declarations…
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Greenbuild 2014 Recap

The main theme around GB2014 was definitely focused on the material transparency credits for LEED v4. The majority of the continuing education (CE) sessions had to do with material ingredients, product transparency, chemicals of concern, EPD’s (Environmental Product Declarations)  and HPD’s. (Health Product Declarations). In addition to the CE sessions, there were several presentations in…
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LEEDv4 EQc2 – Low-Emitting Materials

Here is the final post in our LEEDv4 series; we hope that you have found this information to be helpful. Today we’ll discuss EQc2 – Low-Emitting Materials. The EQc4.4 credit from LEED 2009 has been modified and “no added urea-formaldehyde” is no longer the criteria for composite wood products such as particleboard. LEED will use…
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LEEDv4 – What you need to know about MRc3 and MRc4

We continue our discussion on LEEDv4 today with an overview of MRc3 and MRc4. MRc3: Building Product Disclosure and Optimization – Sourcing of Raw Materials This credit is where the old MR credits from LEED 2009 have been included, with a slightly different twist. Although they continue to be important, they are not as crucial…
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