Green Building & LEED Certification
SYNLawn® goes a long way towards responsible environmental sustainability which makes our products truly ‘GREEN’. We take measurable steps in providing products that have an extended lifespan, reduce carbon footprints, conserve resources, while using renewable and recycled materials during the manufacturing process. Incorporating SYNLawn artificial grass in your Commercial green build projects can contribute to LEED® points and certification.
LEED® points using SYNLawn artificial grass
Using SYNLawn artificial grass helps environmentally conscious green build builders and specifiers with LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) project certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
Most homes across the country use 50-70% of the household water consumption is used for outdoor irrigation
SYNLawn’s product lifespan is further extended with our exclusive secondary backing system which incorporates an environmentally-sensitive polyurethane that replaces a large portion of traditional petroleum-based polymers with renewable resources including American grown soybeans.
|WE 1.1 Water Efficient Landscaping Reduce by 50%||Requires no water||1 point|
|WE 1.2 Water Efficient Landscaping No Water Use||Requires no water||1 point in addition to WE 1.1|
|MR 4.1 Recycled Content: 10%||Utilizes post consumer waste||1 point|
|MR 4.2 Recycled Content: 20%||Utilizes post consumer waste||1 point in addition to MR 4.1|
|MR 6.0 Rapidly Renewable Material||Utilizes poly-oils in backing material||1 point|
|ID 1.0-1.4 Innovation in Design||Unconventional material application||1 to 4 points|