To reduce indoor water consumption.
Further reduce fixture and fitting water use from the calculated baseline in WE Prerequisite Indoor Water Use Reduction. Additional potable water savings can be earned above the prerequisite level using alternative water sources. Include fixtures and fittings necessary to meet the needs of the occupants. Some of these fittings and fixtures may be outside the tenant space (for Commercial Interiors) or project boundary (for New Construction). Points are awarded according to Table 1.
Table 1. Points for reducing water useMeet the percentage reduction requirements above.
Appliance and process waterInstall equipment within the project scope that meets the minimum requirements in Table 2, 3, 4, or 5 . One point is awarded for meeting all applicable requirements in any one table. All applicable equipment listed in each table must meet the standard. Retail projects can earn a second point for meeting the requirements of two tables. To use Table 2, the project must process at least 120,000 lbs (57 606 kg) of laundry per year.
Table 2. Compliant commercial washing machines