November 14, 2022

WELL Building Standard: An Overview

While there is some overlap with the historically industry-leading LEED standard, WELL provides a deep dive into a broader focus on health and well-being.

LEED v4.1 Sourcing of Raw Materials and Material Ingredient Reporting
April 29, 2019

LEED v4.1 Sourcing of Raw Materials and Material Ingredient Reporting

This is Part 3 in Green Badger’s series of deep dives into the changes for LEED v4.1 and how they may affect project teams.

LEED v4 Compliant Paint Products and Manufacturers
April 29, 2019

LEED v4 Compliant Paint Products and Manufacturers

LEED v4 Compliant Paint Products and Manufacturers 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…

Vandita Mudgal Sustainability LEED AP
April 23, 2019

Interview with Vandita Mudgal, Hensel Phelps

Green Badger features green building sustainability expert Vandita Mudgal at Hensel Phelps.

LEED v4 Compliant Doors and Hardware Products with EPDs
March 18, 2019

LEED v4 Compliant Doors and Hardware Products with EPDs

The easiest entrance into EPDs for your LEED project may be your doors and hardware submittal.

LEED v4.1 Environmental Product Declarations, Option 1
March 11, 2019

LEED v4.1 Environmental Product Declarations, Option 1

EPD Option 1 doesn’t appear to change much, and since this credit was readily achievable in LEED v4.0, may be a good thing.

Introducing the LEED v4.1 Update
February 14, 2019

Introducing the LEED v4.1 Update

USGBC recently released a long overdue update to LEED version 4, aptly titled LEED v4.1 (though maybe we all have very high hopes up for v4.20?) and it has some pretty beneficial changes for project teams.

LEED v4 Compliant Fireproofing Products
January 10, 2019

LEED v4 Compliant Fireproofing Products

Highlighting fireproofing products that will help you earn LEED v4 low-emitting and materials credits.

LEED v4 Compliant Duct Mastic
February 28, 2018

LEED v4 Compliant Duct Mastic

Highlighting duct mastic that will help you earn LEED v4 low-emitting materials credits.

LEED v4 Compliant Sealants for Low Emitting Materials
February 28, 2018

LEED v4 Compliant Sealants for Low Emitting Materials

Highlighting building sealants that will help you earn LEED v4 low-emitting materials credits.

LEED v4 Compliant Bathroom Products
October 26, 2017

LEED v4 Compliant Bathroom Products

Highlighting LEED bathroom products that will help you earn LEED v4 low-emitting materials and material ingredient reporting credits.

LEED v4 Compliant Bathroom Products
October 26, 2017

LEED v4 Compliant Doors and Hardware Products

Highlighting doors and hardware products from that will help you earn LEED v4 materials credits.

LEED v4 Compliant Adhesives
October 26, 2017

LEED v4 Compliant Adhesives: Liquid Nails Edition

Highlighting building adhesives from Liquid Nails that will help you earn LEED v4 low-emitting materials credits.