National Green Building Certification: National Green Building Standard Overview

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National Green Building Certification: National Green Building Standard Overview

The National Green Building Standard is a residential green building rating system that goes beyond the requirements of the International Residential Code to set green baselines for all new residential construction, development, and remodeling projects.

While the National Green Building Standard is one of a number of green building rating systems, download this document to learn about these five key areas that distinguish this Standard from the others:

  • It is an Authentic ANSI-approved consensus standard
  • Complementary web-based Green Scoring Tool is available
  • Third party verification and certification is required
  • Green practices are established for all residential building and development
  • Progressively higher levels of environmental perfomance is required

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