FORMA is Green

As shown below, LEED certification is evaluated through eleven criteria; recycled content, made from renewable resources, resource efficiency, locally available, made from recycled materials, recyclable, durability, air quality, energy efficiency, water conversation, and affordability. With each criteria weighted due to its overall importance to preserving the environment.

FORMA qualifies in 9 of the 11 categories including the most important, energy efficiency, air quality and local availability to the New England market.

Green: LEED Performance

Industry LEED Requirements1

FORMA



Recycled content:

No

Natural, plentiful or renewable:

Plentiful

Resource efficient manufacturing

process:

Yes, low energy manufacturing, no waste.

Locally available:

Yes, FORMA products are manufactured <200miles from all New England installations

Salvaged, refurbished or

remanufactured:

No

Reusable or recyclable:

Yes

Durable:

Yes

Indoor air quality:

Yes, Low VOCs, no off-gassing post process

Energy efficiency:

Yes

Water conservation:

Yes

Affordability:

Yes

1Courtesy: US Green Building Council www.usgbc.org/LEED

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