Going green is not just a trend in the building industry, it's a responsibility.
Architects, builders, designers and contractors are now demanding more tools and
resources to improve the environmental performance of buildings. Marino\WARE®
supports the building industry in its efforts to create sustainable commercial and
Marino\WARE® supports the Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED®)
program and has LEED® accredited professionals on staff to answer your questions.
The LEED® Green Building Rating System™ is a nationally accepted standard
for sustainability. LEED® certification credits are based on the overall execution
of the design, construction, and operation of high performance green buildings.
A project must earn a minimum number of LEED® credits listed within the guidelines
Materials & Resources:
Using products manufactured by Marino\WARE® can contribute to LEED® points
under the Materials & Resources category.
- MR Credit 2 Construction Waste Management (1-2 points)
- MR Credit 4 Recycled Content (1-2 points)
- MR Credit 5 Regional Materials (1-2 points)
Our line of light gauge and structural framing products and accessories are produced
with 100% steel, a readily recyclable product with a high content of recycled material.
- Total Recycled Content: 36.9%
- Post-Consumer Recycled Content: 19.8%
- Pre-Consumer (Post Industrial) Recycled Content:14.4%
For More Information:
For more information on any Marino\WARE® product and its recycled steel content,
or if you need help with your next LEED® project, our experienced customer service
representatives and LEED® Accredited Professionals are available to assist you.
Marino\WARE® serves the entire Central and Eastern United States through our
primary facilities located in New Jersey, Georgia, Indiana, and Texas, so you're
sure to find a local facility within 500 miles of your project site.
Please call 1-800-627-4661 to speak to a representative near you, or email
LEED Request Form