LEED


LEED® ContributionsContributes to LEED Credits

As a long time member of the USGBC, Robbins supports the construction of schools and athletic facilities to the LEED standard. Robbins offers products that when properly specified, contribute to the following multiple credits: MR4, MR5, MR6, MR7, IEQ4. For specific questions about how Robbins can help your LEED project, please contact your Regional Sales Manager and they can guide you through the decision process to deliver the systems that best meet your needs.

LEED Documentation Requests

General Contractors and Consultants should submit project LEED documentation forms to the Authorized Robbins Dealer responsible for their project. The Authorized Robbins Dealer will then work with Robbins’ LEED specialists to complete the required LEED documentation. Note: Final LEED contribution calculations may not be possible until the Robbins floor system has been installed and all material costs calculated.

Maximizing LEED Credit Contributions with Robbins: Quick Reference for Specifiers and Consultants

For maximum credit contribution, specify the following systems and components.

MR 4:  Recycled Content

    • Pulastic & Strata Sport synthetic floor systems.
    • Hardwood systems featuring recycled shockpad options such as Bio-Cushion, Sportwood Ultra Star and Bio-Channel Star.
    • Galaxy series weight room systems.

MR 5:  Regional Materials

    • Hardwood projects within 500 miles of Robbins mills located at White Lake, WI (54491), Ishpeming, MI (49849).
    • Pulastic and Strata Sport projects within 500 miles of Lebanon, PA (17042).

MR 6:  Rapidly Renewable Materials

    • Pulastic & Strata Sport synthetic floor systems.

 MR 7:  Certified Wood

    • Robbins FSC certified hardwood.  FSC Cert# SW-COC-000720

IEQ 4.1:  Low-Emitting Materials – Adhesives and Sealants

    • Compliant adhesive.  Consult Authorized Robbins Dealer.

 IEQ 4.2:  Low-Emitting Materials – Paints and Coatings

    • Compliant paints and coatings.  Consult Authorized Robbins Dealer and/or MFMA approved finish manufacturer.
    • Robbins Sportwood Systems, water based finish compatible.

 IEQ 4.3:  Low-Emitting Materials – Flooring Systems

    • All Robbins hardwood flooring qualifies for credit with compliant adhesive, paint, sealer and finish.
    • Robbins Pulastic systems meet the testing and product requirements of the California Department of Health Services Standard Practice for the Testing of Volatile Organic Emissions from Various Sources Using Small-Scale Environmental Chambers.  (CA Section 01350)

 IEQ credit 4.4:  Low-Emitting Materials – Composite Wood and Agrifiber Products

    • Sheathing components supplied by Robbins are exterior grade and do not feature added urea-formaldehyde resins.

Robbins products have been used in many LEED® certified projects including the following facilities:

  • The George Washington University – Washington, DC
  • Pleasant Ridge Elementary School – Cincinnati, OH
  • Cleveland State University Recreation Center – Cleveland, OH
  • Ohio Dominican University Student Center – Columbus, OH
  • Richmond Olympic Oval – Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
  • Canada Games Centre – Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada