LEED v4 (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is the newest version of the LEED green building —and this version is more specialized and designed for a better user experience. Since 1998, LEED has revolutionized the marketplace as the world’s premier benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings. Click here to learn more about LEED v4.
An EPD® (Environmental Product Declaration) is an independently verified and registered document that communicates transparent and comparable information about the life-cycle environmental impact of products. Click here to learn more about EPDs.
FSC (The Forest Stewardship Council) is an international non-profit, multi-stakeholder organization established in 1993 to promote responsible management of the world’s forests. The FSC does this by setting standards on forest products, along with certifying and labeling them as eco-friendly. Click here to learn more about FSC.
NOTE: AMBICO has a course called Acoustic Doors and Green Design that covers LEED v4 and has achieved GBCI certification, as well as being designated HSW and Sustainable Design.