LEED V4 - O+M - SUTAINABLE SITES

Alternative Transportation

To reduce pollution and land development effects from automobile use for transportation.


Site Management Policy Required

To preserve ecological integrity and encourage environmentally sensitive site management practices that provide a clean, well-maintained, and safe building exterior while supporting high-performance building operations and integration into the surrounding landscape.


Site Development - Protect or Restore Habitat

Conserve existing natural areas and restore damaged areas to provide habitat and promote biodiversity.

  • Colbond Inc.
  • DELTALOK INC. – Green Retaining Wall Structures
  • greenscreen® 
  • Henry
  • Nats Nursery Ltd.
  • Soprema

Rainwater Management

Reduce runoff volume and improve water quality by replicating the natural hydrology and water balance of the site, based on historical conditions  and undeveloped ecosystems in the region.

  • Aqua-Tex Scientific
  • BioGreen Systems Ltd.
  • Bordna Mona Inc.
  • Catec Rainwater Harvesting Systems | CATEC Microprocessor controlled disinfection and filtration systems are custom  designed to satisfy any requirement. We match and marry each parameter to suit your specific needs.
  • Dinoflex® Recycled Rubber Surfaces
  • ELT Easy Green: Green Roof Systems
  • greenscreen
  • Henry
  • Hydrotech | Hydrotech’s Garden Roof (Trademark on Garden Roof) is the most advanced in the industry. It is a completely integrated system from the membrane up to, and including, the plants. Hydrotech’s single source warranty coverage includes watertightness, thermal value of the insulation, wind uplift and plant survival. Contact Hydrotech for complete details.
  • Invisible Structures Inc.
  • Jay R. Smith Co.
  • LiveRoof | LiveRoof is the premier pre-vegetated green roof system available across Canada.Regionally grown modules with vegetation specifically selected and tested for your climate by the horticultural professionals at LiveRoof. Wind uplift tested according to CSA A123.24-15.
  • Metal Roofing Alliance
  • Mutual Materials
  • Nats Nursery Ltd.
  • New Steel Roofers Inc.
  • Nitterhouse
  • Pinnacle Environmental Technologies Inc.
  • Royal Liner
  • Sarnafil US
  • Siemens Building Technologies Ltd.
  • Soprema
  • The Langley Concrete Group | The Langley Concrete Group is a supplier of precast concrete products in British Columbia. Product lines include dedicated Stormwater Treatment products such as Oil Interceptors, Stormceptors, and Jellyfish.
  • Tremco | From vegetative roofs to built up and modified bitumen roofs, and other energy-efficient systems, Tremco’s diagnostic evaluations and roofing products provide the solutions to lower the costs of running new or renovated facilities.
  • Unilock | Unilock products can help with your LEED certification goals. Our products have been used on many LEED projects in North America.
  • Vitaroofs
  • ZCL Composites Inc.

Heat Island Reduction

Minimize effects on microclimates and human and wildlife habitats by reducing heat islands.

  • LiveRoof | LiveRoof is the premier pre-vegetated green roof system available across Canada.Regionally grown modules with vegetation specifically selected and tested for your climate by the horticultural professionals at LiveRoof. Wind uplift tested according to CSA A123.24-15.
  • Tremco | From vegetative roofs to built up and modified bitumen roofs, and other energy-efficient systems, Tremco’s diagnostic evaluations and roofing products provide the solutions to lower the costs of running new or renovated facilities.
  • Unilock | Unilock products can help with your LEED certification goals. Our products have been used on many LEED projects in North America.

Light Pollution Reduction

Increase night sky access, improve nighttime visibility, and reduce the consequences of development for wildlife and people.


Joint Use of Facilities (Schools)

Integrate the school with the community by sharing the building and its playing fields for non-school events and functions.


Innovation 

To provide the opportunity to achieve exceptional performance above the requirements set by the rating system or innovative performance not addressed by the rating system.


LEED Accredited Professional

Encourage the team integration required by a LEED project and to streamline the application and certification process.


Regional Priority

Provide an incentive for the achievement of credits that address geographically specific environmental, social equity, and public health priorities.