LEED Certified Breweries in the U.S.

If there’s one thing you need to know about Green Badger, its that we love a frosty pint for almost any reason – especially if it occurs during times that used to be dedicated to slogging through LEED paperwork. While we love all kinds of beer, when we travel we drink local. And even more […]

LEED Certified Wineries in the U.S.

If there’s one thing you need to know about Green Badger, its that we love a frosty pint or tall glass of wine for almost any reason – especially if it occurs during times that used to be dedicated to slogging through LEED paperwork. While we love all kinds of wine, when we travel we […]

Putting the “P” in EPDs

Enough with the potty humor already – sheesh! But we can’t hold it in any longer – so here it goes. Don’t miss out on your plumbing fixtures for lots of opportunities to bolster your EPD and HPD count. Kohler has a dozen toilets and urinals that have EPDs. Sloan has toilets, urinals, sinks and […]

v4 Compliant Bathrooms

The Badger’s been accused of having a potty-mouth at times, but that’s not always a bad thing! In fact, your bathroom flooring systems can really help you get your LEED credits rolling, especially with products by Laticrete. Too  many to list here – but they have over 100 products with HPDs to help with Material […]

You Can’t Spell Doors without EPDs

Wait, you CAN spell doors without EPDs. BUT you can earn a lot of EPDs with your door hardware from multiple manufacturers. Shucks, here’s a list below, all with multiple options, that offer EPDs. Play your cards right, you could quite literally earn the EPD credit just on your door systems! Norton – door closers […]

v4 Compliant Adhesives – Liquid Nails

Today we’ve tracked down another brand with a bunch of v4 compliant products – Liquid Nails. They’ve got a ton of adhesive options for you with the scare emissivity information available. Here’s a list of what we’ve seen: Wood Projects Construction Adhesive (low-VOC) (LN-740) Tub and Shower Surround Adhesive LN-715 Small Projects Repair Adhesive (LN-700) […]

v4 Compliant Sealants – Fire Caulk

The Badger is always on the search for products that meet LEED v4 requirements – today, we’re showcasing fire caulk that meet the low-emitting materials requirements. Let us know if you’ve found any others! Fire Caulk USG Sheetrock Brand Firecode Smoke-Sound Sealant Tremco Tremstop Smoke and Sound Spreay Tremco Tremstop Fyre-Sil Tremco Tremsop

v4 Compliant Paints – Sherwin Williams edition!

The Badger is always on the search for products that meet LEED v4 requirements – today, we’re showcasing paints from Sherwin Williams that meet the low-emitting materials requirements. Bonus – some of them have EPDs too! Let us know if you’ve found any others. Sherwin Williams All Purpose Enamel Cashmere Interior Acrylic Latex ColorCast Ecotoners […]

v4 Compliant Building Sealants

The Badger is always on the search for products that meet LEED v4 requirements – today, we’re showcasing building sealants that meet the low-emitting materials requirements. Let us know if you’ve found any others! Building Sealants and Caulks OSI Green Series Acrylic Urethane Indoor/Outdoor Sealant OSI WINTeQ TeQ Seal Window Flange Sealant OSI QUAD FOAM […]

v4 Compliant Paints – PPG Edition!

The Badger is always on the search for products that meet LEED v4 requirements – today, we’re showcasing paints from PPG that meet the low-emitting materials requirements for emissivity. Let us know if you’ve found any others! PPG Breakthrough 50 Interior/Exterior Master’s Mark Pitt-Glaze Interior Pre-Catalyzed Water Borne Acrylic Epoxy Pitt-Tech Plus Interior/Exterior DRM Industrial […]