LEED with Legrand

LEED® with Middle Atlantic

Middle Atlantic, a brand of Legrand, helps you earn LEED® certification.

Approaching a building’s electrical and networking infrastructure strategically can help meet a variety of goals, from energy savings to occupant comfort – and LEED certification.

LEGRAND PRODUCT CONTRIBUTIONS

Materials and Resources
Understand and reduce environmental impacts with verified recycled or regional content, minimized waste, and product disclosure documentation.
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Indoor Environmental Quality
Promote occupant productivity and comfort with high-quality, controllable lighting.
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MATERIALS AND RESOURCES

 

GOAL: Materials used to build, retrofit and operate the building have a reduced environmental impact

*Use of multiple products within the designated credit does not equate to achievement of multiple points in all cases.

Credits

Recycled Content (2009): Increase the use of recycled materials in building products.

Building product disclosure and optimization – sourcing of raw materials (v4): To reward project teams for selecting products verified to have been extracted or sourced in a responsible manner. Use products that contain recycled content for 25% of products by cost.

Max. Potential Point(s): 1
Technical Furniture Products

Our technical furniture is made of 100% post-industrial (pre-consumer) recycled wood residuals (MDF). Point(s): 1

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Racks and Enclosures

Our metal enclosures and racks are made from recycled steel. Point(s): 1

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Credits

Regional Materials (2009): Increase the demand for building materials and products that are extracted and manufactured within the region.

Max. Potential Point(s): 1
North American Manufacturing

Legrand has manufacturers in 8 locations across North America. Our sales representatives can help you determine whether the products you purchase can be considered regional materials.

Point(s): 2

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Credits

Construction and Demolition Waste Management (v4): To reduce construction and demolition waste disposed of in landfills and incineration facilities, via Option 2 – Reduction of Total Waste Material.

Max. Potential Point(s): 2
Enclosures, Racks and Cabinets

We can deliver complete rack systems that reduce setup time and unnecessary construction waste. Point(s): 2

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Prewired Aluminum Raceway

Our raceway is cut to specified lengths, electrically prewired, and delivered with minimal on-site waste. Point(s): 2

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Credits

Material Multi-Attribute Assessment (pilot credit for 2009): To increase the use of products and materials with life-cycles, ingredients and attributes that improve overall environmental, economic and social performance.

Building product disclosure and optimization – environmental product declarations (v4): To encourage the use of products and materials for which life-cycle information is available and that have environmentally, economically and socially preferable life-cycle impacts.

Max. Potential Point(s): 1

Environmental Product Declarations

We provide increased transparency by having our products assessed and verified by PEP ecopassport®, the international reference program for environmental products declarations (EPDs) for the electric, electronic and heating & cooling industries.

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Gangable Floor-Standing Enclosures
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Low-Voltage & Cord Hiding Nonmetallic Raceway Systems
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INDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

 

GOAL: Improve indoor air quality and thermal, visual and acoustic comfort for building occupants

*Use of multiple products within the designated credit does not equate to achievement of multiple points in all cases.

Credits

Controllability of Systems – lighting EQc6.1 (2009): To provide a high level of lighting system control by individual occupants or groups in multi-occupant spaces.

Interior Lighting (v4): To promote occupants’ productivity, comfort and well-being by providing high-quality lighting.

Max. Potential Point(s) = 2

Technical Furniture Products

These products have Light Reflectance Value for their finishes, allowing customers to calculate how surfaces will reflect light and brighten workspaces. Point(s): 1

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LEED® with Legrand Guide

Legrand's LEED Product Guide showcases the totality of our offering to support your LEED 2009 or LEED v4 new construction project.

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Legrand's LEED Professionals

View a list of Legrand's LEED professionals. Feel free to reach out directly, based on locations. 

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Legrand’s LEED professionals offer insights and support on choosing the right products.

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LEED® with Legrand

Legrand products can collectively contribute up to 33 points in five credit areas to move building projects toward LEED certification.

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