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LEED, or Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design, is a green building certification program. From sustainable site development to indoor environmental quality—LEED  focuses on building practices that support areas of human and environmental health. There are more then 68,000 LEED commercial projects in the United States and LEED certified buildings exist in more than 150 countries and territories and 6 continents.

Green buildings save money, have a positive influence on the health of occupants, and promote renewable clean energy. They also improve rental rates to 20 percent above average and increase selling prices. Learn more about LEED certification and its benefits.

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Greening Buildings with LEED Certification

Greening Buildings with LEED Certification
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(This article originally appeared on Made. It has been reprinted here with permission.)

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