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Green building council lists LEED certification bodies

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On July 29, the U.S. Green Building Council, or USGBC, announced the certification bodies for the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, or LEED, Green Building Rating System, as follows:

• ABS Quality Evaluations,
www.abs-qe.com
• BSI Management Systems America, www.bsi-global.com
• Bureau Veritas North America, www.us.bureauveritas.com
• DNV Certification, www.dnvcert.com
• Intertek, www.intertek-sc.com
• KEMA-Registered Quality,
www.kema.com
• Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance, www.lrqausa.com
• NSF-International Strategic Registrations, www.nsf.org
• SRI Quality System Registrar,
www.sri-i.com
• Underwriters Laboratories-DQS, www.ul.com/mss
 
In January, the USGBC plans to move administration of the LEED certification process to the Green Building Certification Institute, or GBCI, a nonprofit organization established in 2007 with the support of the green building council. GBCI will work with the selected certification bodies to “deliver a substantially improved, ISO compliant certification process that will be able to grow with the green building movement,” the council reported.
 
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