LEED Certification


ARCH: Austin Resource Center for the Homeless, Austin, TX - LEED Platinum


SpawGlass Office Building -1st Green building in Houston Houston, TX - LEED Silver

ARCH: Austin Resource Center for the Homeless, Austin, TX - LEED Platinum

 SpawGlass Office Building -1st Green building in Houston Houston, TX - LEED Silver

 

CMC Construction Services offers a wide selection of products that can contribute towards "green" building or a LEED certified project. From rebar to repair products, we simplify the sustainable construction process with accurate documentation that is easily accessible.

CMC Construction Services is a member of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). As a member, CMC Construction Services strives to supply a diverse portfolio of environmentally-friendly products.

Shepler's Performance Products exclusively distributed by CMC Construction Services are a complete line of envinronmetally-friendly solutions. Our products:

  • Reduce harmful emissions by supplying sealants with few VOC's.
  • Offer an organic, biodegradable form release with zero VOC's.
  • Conserve fuel with strategic manufacturing facilities throughout the country, making our roads safer and less congested.

For more information about our LEED Shepler's Performance Products click here.

 

The LEED Rating System for Concrete Accessories

 

Environmental Quality 4.1- Low-Emitting Materials Adhesives and Sealants- Reduce the quantity of indoor air contaminants that are odorous, irritating and/or harmful to the comfort and well-being of installers and occupants.

 Environmental Quality 4.2- Low-Emitting Materials Paints and Coatings- Reduce the quantity of indoor air contaminants that are odorous, irritating and/or harmful to the comfort and well-being of installers and occupants.

Materials and Resources 4.1 – Recycled Content – 10% Total Construction Material from Recycled Items (post consumer + 1/2 pre-consumer)

Materials and Resources 4.2 – Recycled Content – 20% Total Construction Material from Recycled Items (post consumer + 1/2 pre-consumer

Materials and Resources 5.1 – Regional Materials – 10% Extracted, Processed & Manufactured Regionally

Materials and Resources 5.2 – Regional Materials – 20% Extracted, Processed & Manufactured Regionally

 

The LEED Points System

At least 26 points are required for LEED certification.
Silver, gold, and platinum levels are also available.

Credit Category

Points Available

Sustainable Sites

14

Water Efficiency

5

Energy and Atmosphere

17

Materials and Resources

13

Indoor Environmental Quality

17

Total Core Points

64

Innovation and Design Process

5

LEED Certification Levels

Certified

26 - 32 Points

Silver

33 - 38 Points

Gold

39 - 51 Points

Platinum

52 - 69 Points