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LEED Green Building Credit Closes Illegal Wood Loophole

The US Green Building Council (USGBC) has updated the LEED green building rating system in an attempt to stop illegal logging. “Today, it is possible to achieve the LEED wood credit and still have illegal wood in a LEED certified project,” said Scot Horst, USGBC chief product officer. “This is because LEED projects receive credit […]
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