May 9, 2022

LEED v4/v4.1 Compliant Paints: PPG Edition

Highlighting paint products from PPG that will help you earn LEED v4 low-emitting and BPDO credits.

Construction ESG Tracking With Green Badger
May 3, 2022

Construction ESG Tracking With Green Badger

Green Badger is now working to solve the emerging challenge of ESG tracking for GC’s. Here are a sample of construction ESG metrics we see tracked on the jobsite.

How to Create a Construction Waste Management Plan for LEED
April 28, 2022

How to Create a Construction Waste Management Plan for LEED

LEED project teams can achieve 2 points for construction waste management with proper planning and communication. However, all projects must first develop and implement a construction and demolition waste management plan to achieve any points.

How to Collaborate with your Architect to Earn LEED BPDO Option 2 Credits
April 18, 2022

How to Collaborate with your Architect to Earn LEED BPDO Option 2 Credits

The problem with the LEED BPDO Option 2 Credits is that, while they can be achieved, your team really needs to specify which products are going to be used from the beginning of the project in order to achieve them.

Green Badger's Construction ESG Primer
March 28, 2022

Green Badger’s Construction ESG Primer

Read Green Badger’s construction ESG primer to understand the growing importance of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) reporting in the industry.

LEED v4 Compliant Paint Products and Manufacturers
February 16, 2022

LEED v4 Compliant Paint Products and Manufacturers

Most of the big paint manufacturers have LEED v4 compliant paint products. You’ll find multiple paint product lines that not only meet the Low Emitting Materials requirements but also offer a slew of EPDS, HPDs, Cradle to Cradle certificates, and Product Lens Certifications.

Switching from LEED v4 to LEED v4.1
January 13, 2022

Switching from LEED Version 4.0 to Version 4.1

Project teams can switch from LEED v4.0 to v4.1 on a credit by credit basis. Here are Green Badgers tips and recommendations for how to do so.

Compliant Flooring Adhesives for LEED v4 Low Emitting Materials
January 13, 2022

Flooring Adhesives for LEED v4 Low Emitting Materials

Highlighting construction flooring adhesives that will help you earn the LEED v4/v4.1 low-emitting materials credit.

Green Badger LEED Construction User Group
December 10, 2021

Join Green Badger’s New LEED Construction User Group

Green Badger is bringing together players in the green construction industry to connect on sustainability best practices with a LEED construction user group.

LEED v4 Compliant Plumbing Adhesives and Sealants
December 7, 2021

LEED v4/v4.1 Compliant Plumbing Adhesives and Sealants

Highlighting construction plumbing adhesives and sealants that will help you earn LEED v4/v4.1 low-emitting materials credits.

What are Declare Labels
November 28, 2021

What are Declare Labels?

Declare labels are another form of material ingredient reporting that are growing in popularity. Learn more about Declare and how it complies with LEED.

Cradle to Cradle Certified Products
November 24, 2021

Understanding Cradle to Cradle Certification

Understanding Cradle to Cradle Certified Products® is basic knowledge that you should have if you’re working on a LEED project