American Syn-Turf is a proud member of the U.S. Green Building Council and LEED Certification (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design). Installing American Syn-Turf can earn buildings and projects points towards being LEED certified. American Syn-Turf continues its efforts to be "Green" and "Sustainable" by providing materials that contribute to LEED certification.
By eliminating the need for water, we are helping save one of the world's most precious resources. Did you know 70% of residential water usage goes to irrigating outside the home? By switching to synthetic grass, you are doing your part of "Going Green".
LEED points can be accumulated with the following categories: Water Efficient Landscaping, Recycled Content and Material and Innovative Design.
|Category||Environmental Impact||Points Accumulated|
|Water Efficient Landscaping Reduce by 50%||Requires no water||1 Point|
|Water Efficient Landscaping No Water Use||Requires no water||1 Point|
|Recycled Content: 10%||Utilizes post consumer waste||1 Point|
|Recycled Content: 20%||Utilizes post consumer waste||1 Point|
|Innovation in Design||Unconventional material application||1-4 Points|