Low-Emitting Materials: Adhesives & Sealants
Intent
Reduce the quantity of indoor air contaminants that are odorous, irritating and/or harmful to the comfort
and well-being of installers and occupants.
Low-Emitting Materials: Paints & Coatings
Intent
Reduce the quantity of indoor air contaminants that are odorous, irritating and/or harmful to the comfort
and well-being of installers and occupants.
Low-Emitting Materials: Flooring Systems
Intent
Reduce the quantity of indoor air contaminants that are odorous, irritating and/or harmful to the comfort
and well-being of installers and occupants.
Low-Emitting Materials: Composite Wood & Agrifiber Products
Intent
Reduce the quantity of indoor air contaminants that are odorous, irritating and/or harmful to the comfort
and well-being of installers and occupants.
Indoor Chemical & Pollutant Source Control
Intent
Minimize exposure of building occupants to potentially hazardous particulates and chemical pollutants.
Controllability of Systems: Lighting
Intent
Provide a high level of lighting system control by individual occupants or by specific groups in
multi-occupant spaces (e.g. classrooms and conference areas) to promote the productivity, comfort and
well-being of building occupants.
Controllability of Systems: Thermal Comfort
Intent
Provide a high level of thermal comfort system control by individual occupants or by specific groups in
multi-occupant spaces (i.e. classrooms or conference areas) to promote the productivity, comfort and
well-being of building occupants.
Thermal Comfort: Design
Intent
Provide a comfortable thermal environment that supports the productivity and well-being of building
occupants.
Thermal Comfort: Verification
Intent
Provide for the assessment of building thermal comfort over time.
Radon
Intent - Reduce occupant exposure to radon gas and other soil gas contaminants.
Daylight & Views
Intent
Provide for the building occupants a connection between indoor spaces and the outdoors through the
introduction of daylight and views into the regularly occupied areas of the building.
Local, National and
International Green website
resource data bank.
Nashville
Indoor Environmental
Quality