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By the USGBC’s own admission, the LEED 2012 proposal generated more than 18,000 comments, yet I would guess that a handful, if any, of those comments or criticisms have been directly addressed by the NGO.
The U.S. Green Building Council's latest effort to revise its LEED 2012 building rating system may establish a new material resource credit that would measure U.S. products sold in North America by their ability to meet ECHA qualifications under the REACH program. Do you think this measure will be necessary?