Highlighting building sealants that will help you earn LEED v4 low-emitting materials credits.
Green Badger 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 Window & Door Installation Foam
OSI – H2U High Performance Window, Door & Siding Sealant
OSI – EP-1000 Enhanced Polyurethane Sealant
Sherwin Williams – White Lighting
Sherwin Williams – 950A Silconized Acrylic Latex Caulk
Tremco – TremGlaze
Tremco – Spectrem
Tremco – Proglaze
Tremco – Trempro
Using a LEED submittal cover sheet:
There are some pretty easy best practices that can really facilitate the documentation for materials and even low-emitting products.
Here’s one that you think would be commonplace, but at least in this Badger’s neck of the woods (literally), we don’t see all that frequent – using a required LEED Submittal Cover Sheet for all subcontractors. By having a coversheet, where you require the subcontractor to provide cost and any relevant LEED data (recycled content percentages, distance from extraction and manufacture, VOC content, etc), you get all this information upfront. Or reject the submittal and send it back. Pretty straightforward! Download your free LEED v4.1 product submittal coversheet bellow.
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