Office of Research & Sponsored Programs

Sustainable Building
Center for Recreation and Sports & the Performing Arts Center

Materials and Resources

LEED Poster 4
Materials and Resources
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Storage and Collection of Recyclables— separate disposal units will be provided for recyclable materials for use by all occupants and visitors to the building

Construction Waste Management—86% of the construction demolition and debris materials were recycled and not sent to landfills and incinerators

Recycled Content—at least 20% of the building materials used were recycled materials. This limits the impact on natural resources

Regional Materials—locally harvested and manufactured products were used for the supply of 20% of the building materials, limiting the necessity of transportation and the impact on the environment

Certified Wood—63% of the wood-based products used were certified by the Forest Stewardship Council, which encourages environmentally friendly forest management

This page was last modified on January 4, 2011.

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