LEED® Certificate of Eligibility certifies construction products, construction systems.
It certifies the sustainability characteristics of the building materials with respect to the potential contribution they have for the activation of credits envisaged by the LEED® building certification system.
The Green Building Council Italia ( GBC Italia ) adapts to the Italian reality and promotes the LEED ® Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certification system for buildings, whose parameters establish precise criteria for the design and construction of healthy, energy efficient and impact buildings environmental content .
The LEED ® certification is based on specific standards for the different types of buildings , and is organized into thematic sections for which credits and scores are defined.
ICEA evaluates the performance characteristics of building materials and issues a verified and third party declaration of the potential contribution to the activation of LEED ® credits .
For this purpose, specific guidelines for the application of LEED ® credits have been prepared for the various categories of building materials. For each category, the LEED ® Credits to which the materials can contribute are highlighted , as well as the objective compliance indicators.