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Green Possibilities/LEEDS Implications

Aesthetically pleasing and environmentally friendly!

Carter’s Cabinet Shop introduces Green Possibilities for our residential, institutional, and commercial casework:

  • Casework constructed from recycled material.

  • Casework constructed from regionally available material.

  • Casework constructed from environmentally sensitive material.

  • Casework constructed from rapidly renewable resources.

  • Casework constructed from sustainable resources.

  • Coatings and adhesives with Low VOC finishes.

  • Coatings and adhesives with Low HAP finishes.

  • Greenguard laminate countertops with water based adhesives.

LEED v2.2 for New Construction:

Points we can possibly contribute to ----------

  • Material and Resources 4.1 Recycled Content 10% post + ½ pre-consumer.

  • Material and Resources 4.2 Recycled Content 20% post + ½ pre-consumer.

  • Material and Resources 5.1 Regional Materials 10% Extracted Processed and Manufactured.

  • Material and Resources 5.2 Regional Materials 20% Extracted Processed and Manufactured.

  • Material and Resources 6 Rapidly Renewable Materials.

  • Material and Resources 7 Certified Wood.

  • Indoor Environmental Quality 4.1Low Emitting Materials Adhesives and Sealants.

  • Indoor Environmental Quality 4.2 Low Emitting Materials Paints and Coatings.

  • Indoor Environmental Quality 4.4 Low Emitting Materials Composite Wood and Agrifiber Products.