I see a BPDO Calculator and I Want It Painted Black

The first line of the Rolling Stones hit ‘Paint It, Black’ is well known, but the original second line toiled in obscurity – until today! The Badger can confirm that what you hear on the radio today, excerpted below, is the re-written lyrics of the original hit song: I see a red door and I […]

v4 Compliant Duct Mastic

We’re sniffing for a duct mastic that meet LEED v4 requirements – and we’ve found a few! Let us know if you’ve found any others!   Design Polymerics DP1010 Water Based Duct Sealant Design Polymerics 1020 Water Based Duct Sealant Design Ploymerics 2501/2502 Water Based Duct Liner Adhesive MEI Eco Duct Seal Miracle ULTRASEAL GREEN […]

New v4 Sealants We’ve Found

The Badger is always on the prowl for products that can help teams earn LEED v4 materials and IAQ credits. We’ve recently come across a few more options in the challenging sealant and adhesive category and thought you’d want to know.  Our friends at Everkem let us know they recently got final emissions testing results […]

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 […]

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 […]

v4 Compliant Paints – Benjamin Moore edition

The Badger is always on the search for products that meet LEED v4 requirements – today, we’re showcasing paints from Benjamin Moore that meet the low-emitting materials requirements for emissivity. Let us know if you’ve found any others! Benjamin Moore Advance Waterborne, Alkyd Aura Interior Paint and Primer Coronado Super Kote 500 Block Filler Dryfall […]