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LEED AP BD+C Credit Regional Variations (Water Efficiency)

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WE Prerequisite 1
Water Use Reduction
(NC=R) (SCHOOLS=R) (CS=R)
Local building and health codes may
differ in use of alternative plumbing
fixtures like waterless urinals, dual
flush WCs, etc.
WE Credit 1
Water Efficient Landscaping
(NC=2-4) (SCHOOLS=2-4) (CS=2-4)
Vegetation, soil type, drainage,
topography, climate and micro
climate will vary with region.
WE Credit 2
Innovative Wastewater Technologies
(EP) (NC=2) (SCHOOLS=2) (CS=2)
1. Local climate and weather patterns
will determine the feasability or
strategy for rainwater harvesting, and
on site treatment options.

2. Local government agencies may
have different standards and required
permits for use of on site rainwater/
graywater/ blackwater systems.
WE Credit 3
Water Use Reduction
(EP) (NC=2-4) (SCHOOLS=2-4) (CS=2-4)
Local building and health codes may
differ in use of alternative plumbing
fixtures like waterless urinals, dual
flush WCs, etc.
WE Credit 4
Process Water Use Reduction
(EP) (NC=NA) (SCHOOLS=1) (CS=NA)
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