Siena Leather Flooring LEED Information

Siena Leather Flooring LEED Information

LEED CERTIFICATION: TECHNICAL STATEMENT

This document verifies that Siena’s Leather Floors enable project teams to earn credits for the LEED® Certification of Commercial New Construction (NC) and Existing Buildings (EB).

Siena Leather Floors are made from high quality recycled leather strips, FSC Certified HDF, and cork – and finished with a zero-VOC water-based polyurethane coating. This unique combination of 100% sustainable materials makes for a remarkable and original flooring product.

LEED SystemApplicable CreditLEED Point Value
NCMR 6, Rapidly Renewable Materials1
NC

MR 7, Certified Wood

1
NCEQ 4.3, Low-Emitting Flooring Systems1
EBMR 3, Alternative Materials1

• High quality recycled leather accounts for 23.8% of the product. Therefore, 23.8% of the cost of this product can be applied to your MR4 calculations.

• Cork accounts for 11.4% of the product. Therefore 11.4% of the cost of this product can be applied to your MR6 calculations.

• FSC Certified HDF accounts for 64.8% of the product. Therefore, 64.8% of the cost of this product can be applied to your MR7 calculations.

• Because of the sustainable qualities inherent in this product, if you are working on a major renovation project for an existing building then using this product can help you comply with Materials and Resources Credit 3: Sustainable Purchasing – Facilities Alterations and Additions (LEED EBOM).