In this exercise, students will learn how to:
|Figure 3.3.1 - Specifying plumbing fixtures in restrooms|
- Explore the impact of improving the efficiency of the plumbing fixtures specified on reducing water use.
- Determine which plumbing fixtures should be changed to reduce indoor water use by 20 percent and earn 1 LEED point.
- Investigate whether it is possible to reduce indoor water use by 30 percent (and earn another LEED point) by improving the efficiency of additional fixtures.
Figure 3.3.2 - Indoor plumbing fixture summary in Green Building Studio