What is USGBC?

Definition of USGBC in Construction

U.S. Green Building Council. This is a governmental agency, leading the Green movement for energy efficiency and material selection.

Managing the LEEDs (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) concept of construction, the USGBC directs and promotes the most advanced levels of energy efficiency and conservation. In addition this governmental agency, addresses the VOC ( Volatile Organic Compounds ) contained in building materials and addresses this issue. The USGBC is a growing agency, and their interest in environmental protection and sustenance is important to the overall health of the construction industry.