Greener Flooring announces the first search engine for green flooringproducts for LEED architects and buildersCharleston, SC., August 12, 2009 - Greenerflooring.com
is helping LEEDprofessionals, architects, designers and builders make theenvironmental productspecification process easier and less expensive. The company has introduced aninnovative web based platform that allows users to freely search building productsand calculate the USGBC’s LEED points, along with several other industryenvironmental ratings, 24 hour a day 7 days a week. The online program is providedas a free service to architects, designers, builders and the public.
supports a manufacturer’s web site by cataloging its greenproducts and providing the 42,000 LEED approved professionals and architecturalcompanies the ability to evaluate each product against the United States GreenBuilding Council’s LEED standards. The
platform enables the user to evaluate a product, or group of products against the LEED environmental rating systems and to then generate thedocumentation necessary for inclusion in the certification process or buildingproject.“We understand that the design community has great many “green” choices when itcomes to green flooring products, however finding the right product that meets theLEED standards is often a challenge. The ever changing LEED standards can be veryconfusing, increasingly complex and very time consuming to implement, especiallywhen you’re trying to meet the USGBC LEED standards” said Peter Rundle, CEO,GreenerFlooring LLC. “Architects and builders are spending too much time andmoney looking for the products that qualify for their LEED approved projects.