ABS - American Building Supply, Inc.
Monday, November 20, 2017 -

 


Technical Info - Warranty LEED Compliant

The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Green Building Rating System was originally developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) to provide a recognized standard for the construction industry to assess the environmental sustainability of building designs.

ABS Manufacturing is committed to engineering our manufacturing processes so that we may assist our customers in achieving their LEED certification rating. The chart below lists all of our product lines and what total LEED credits can be earned.

LEED Credit
LEED Criteria
Product Lines - Standard Construction
Materials & Resources
Hollow
Economy
PBC Core
Standard
PBC Core
Heavy Duty
PBC Core
Extra
Heavy Duty
SCL Core
Mineral
Core
STC
Core
MR 4 Recycled Content: 10%
Pre-Consumer
YES
YES
YES
YES
No
No
No
MR 4 Recycled Content: 20%
Pre-Consumer
YES
YES
YES
YES
No
No
No
MR 5 Regional Materials 10%
if within 500 miles
YES*
YES*
YES*
YES*
YES*
YES*
No
MR 5 Regional Materials 20%
if within 500 miles
YES*
YES*
YES*
YES*
YES*
YES*
No
MR 6 Rapidly Renewable
Materials:
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
MR 7 FSC Certified Wood:
No
No
No
No
YES
YES
No
*Location of project determines eligibility. Extracted and Manufactured, Harvested or Recovered within 500 mile radius of project site.
Indoor Environmental Quality
IEQ 4.1 Low Emitting Materials:
Adhesive & Sealants
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
IEQ 4.2 Low Emitting Materials:
Paints & Coatings
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
IEQ 4.4 No Added Urea
Formaldehyde
YES
YES
YES
YES
YES
YES
YES
IEQ 9 Acoustical
Rating
No
No
No
No
No
No
YES
**IEQ 4.1 & 4.2 applies to adhesives, sealants, paints and coatings applied at project site.
Innovation in Design
ID 2 LEED AP
YES
YES
YES
YES
YES
YES
YES



LEED Credit
LEED Criteria
Product Lines - With Special Ordered Materials
*Minimum quantities and special lead times will apply
Materials & Resources
Hollow
Economy
PBC Core
Standard
PBC Core
Heavy Duty
PBC Core
Extra
Heavy Duty
SCL Core
Mineral
Core
STC
Core
MR 4 Recycled Content: 10%
Pre-Consumer
YES
YES
YES
YES
No
No
No
MR 4 Recycled Content: 20%
Pre-Consumer
YES
YES
YES
YES
No
No
No
MR 5 Regional Materials 10%
if within 500 miles
YES*
YES*
YES*
YES*
YES*
YES*
No
MR 5 Regional Materials 20%
if within 500 miles
YES*
YES*
YES*
YES*
YES*
YES*
No
MR 6 Rapidly Renewable
Materials:
No
YES
YES
YES
No
No
No
MR 7 FSC Certified Wood:
No
No
YES
YES
YES
No
No
*Location of project determines eligibility. Extracted and Manufactured, Harvested or Recovered within 500 mile radius of project site.
Indoor Environmental Quality
IEQ 4.1 Low Emitting Materials:
Adhesive & Sealants
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
IEQ 4.2 Low Emitting Materials:
Paints & Coatings
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
YES**
IEQ 4.4 No Added Urea
Formaldehyde
YES
YES
YES
YES
YES
YES
YES
IEQ 9 Acoustical
Rating
No
No
No
No
No
No
YES
**IEQ 4.1 & 4.2 applies to adhesives, sealants, paints and coatings applied at project site.
Innovation in Design
ID 2 LEED AP
YES
YES
YES
YES
YES
YES
YES

  

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