Background to the Green Guide to Specification;.
How the Green Guide to Specification was compiled;.
How to use the Green Guide to Specification;.
Green Guide ratings.
Upper floor construction;.
Ground floors and substructure;.
Traditional cavity wall construction;.
Cladding and masonry;.
Cladding systems and framed construction;.
'Traditional' pitched roofs.
Low pitched metal deck and roof cladding;.
Medium and Low-mass elements;.
Floor finishes and coverings.
Hard floor finishes.
Soft floor coverings;.
Substructural floor systems/floor surfacing;.
Windows and curtain walling;.
Internal walls and partitioning;.
Load bearing partitions.
Non-load bearing partitions;.
Proprietary and demountable partitions;.
Suspended ceilings and ceiling finishes;.
Other materials and elements.
Internal paint finishes;.
All insulations (including those using HCFC's).
Zero ozone depletion potential (ZODP) insulations.
Landscaping: hard surfacing;.
Landscaping; boundary protection;.
Part IV Appendices;.
Appendix 1: general notes relating to the use of specific materials and particular environmental issues;.
Indoor air quality issues;.
CFC's, HCFC's and HFC's;.
Appendix 2: worked example of the generation of a Green Guide rating for an.
internal wall specification;.
Generation of the environmental profile for the specification;.
Generation of the Green Guide rating for each environmental issue;.
Generation of the summary rating for each specification;.
Appendix 3: the production of a BRE environmental profile for a material.
using the BRE environmental profiles methodology;.
Appendix 4: BREEAM case study;.
Appendix 5: differences in environmental issues from previous editions;.
Contacts and further information;.