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LEED Credit


Opportunities for Green Rooftops

What is LEED?

LEED Credit Impacts:

• Sustainable Sites credits 6.1, 6.2
Stormwater Management Rate, Quantity, and Treatment


• Sustainable Sites credit 7.2
Design to Reduce Heat Islands

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• Water Efficiency credit 1.1
Water-Efficient Landscaping

• Energy and Atmosphere credit 1.0

Optimizing Energy Performance

• Materials and Resources credits 4.1, 4.2

Recycled Content (roof system components)


• Materials and Resources credits 5.1, 5.2

Local/Regional Materials (roof components and plants)



Secondary Credit Impacts:

• Water Efficiency credit 2

Innovative Wastewater Technologies

• Water Efficiency credits 3.1, 3.2

Water Use Reduction (20%, 30%)