Membership in the U.S. Green Building Council
The Council administers its LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) building rating system. This is "a voluntary, consensus-based national standard for developing high-performance sustainable buildings", the Council states.
Materials and Resources are one important LEED area of consideration in evaluating the sustainability of buildings, along with other criteria.
For additional information, contact U.S. Green Building Council: www.usgbc.org
High-profile Green Buildings with Alucobond Material
- David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
The first LEED certified green convention center and the largest building to be certified - features 175,000 sq. ft. of Alucobond Material.Click here to view the Case History.