Happy 25th to the USGBC!

We love our LEED APs and Certified Projects.



USGBC Floor Trends Magazine

Did you know that in 2018 USGBC celebrates it's 25th anniversary? We love our LEED certified projects and would like to share a bit of fun facts with you about USGBC:


>2000: The Chesapeake Bay Foundation Phillip Merrill Environmental Center in Annapolis, Maryland was the FIRST project to achieve LEED Platinum.


>2003: U.S. General Services Administration mandates LEED certification for all federal projects.


>2006: Washington, D.C., passes the Green Building Act requiring LEED-certification for all new nonresidential construction projects larger than 50,000 square feet.


>2012: 12,000th commercial project achieves LEED certification, 12 years after public launch.


>2018: 41,725 LEED-certified commercial project globally.


>2018: 167 countries with projects participating in LEED


>2018: 166,000 LEED APs globally


We LOVE our LEED APs Ling Chan and Luke Taylor! Thank you for helping to make the world a greener place!


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