University of Chicago Medicine and Biological Sciences

The Center for Care and Discovery acheived LEED Silver certification for implementing practical, measurable strategies and solutions aimed at achieving high performance standards in the following areas:

  • Sustainable site development
  • Water effciency
  • Energy effciency
  • Materials selection
  • Indoor environmental quality

LEED is the foremost program for the design, construction and operation of green buildings. Over 44,000 projects are currently participating in the commercial and instutional LEED rating systems, comprising over 10.3 billion square feet of construction space in all 50 states and 135 countries. To learn more about LEED and  Green Buildings go to  United States Green Building Counciweb site.

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Our Operations teams ensure the safety, sustainability and efficiency of all our hospitals and facilities that we manage. Click on the links below to request a service or to learn more about Facilities Planning, Design and Construction.