Independent of government regulations, third-party green certifications promote and regulate the design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings. These buildings include everything from large-scale commercial structures to individual homes. Each third-party certification has its own set of certification standards and criteria.
For more information, choose a certification:
USGBC Leadership in Energy and Environment Design (LEED®)
CaGBC Leadership in Energy and Environment Design (LEED)
The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB®)
GREENGUARD® Environmental Institute
Collaborative for High Performance Schools (CHPS)
Master Painter Institute® (MPI)