• 01 Jul 2009
  • 5:30 PM
  • Edison College - Collier Campus 7007 Lely Cultural Pkwy Naples, FL 34113-8977


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ESC ECDC Int Hallway 01 - M.jpgPresentation of Edison State College's First LEED Gold Project & Branch Monthly Meeting - July 1

Where: Edison College - Collier Campus
7007 Lely Cultural Pkwy, Naples, FL 34113-8977
Early Childcare Development Center, Bldg K

Presented by:   Jyoti Naik, Edison Community College
Casey Neurock, Neugreen, LLC
Jim Keohane, TLC Engineering for Architecture
Tom Mayo, Schenkel Schultz Arctitecture
Time: Registration 5:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Program: 6:00 p.m. to 7:15 pm
Cost: No Charge

ESC ECDC Ext Entrance 02 - M.jpgSince the introduction of LEED in Florida in 2001, less than 100 projects statewide have earned LEED Certification of any level and less than 25 have earned Gold.  This is not only Edison College 's first LEED project, but the first LEED Certified project in Collier County.  With an original goal of only 26 credits and basic Certification, Edison 's first LEED project has earned 40 credits (39 needed for Gold).
•    Over 75% of construction waste recycled and diverted from landfills
•    Over 18% recycled content in construction materials
•    Over 27% materials harvested and manufactured locally (within 500 miles of the project site)
•    Over 53% wood-based materials from sustainably harvested FSC sources  (www.fsc.org)
•    100% use of Low/No-VOC carpet systems, adhesives, sealants, paints, & coatings in the building
•    Zero use of composite woods with added urea-formaldehyde
•    Strict indoor air quality standards held throughout construction
•    Strict erosion and sediment control measures throughout construction

Please join us for this great presentation.

* Photos Courtesy of Shenkel-Schultz Architecture

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