Synthetic Thatch and LEED

LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification is a designation given to buildings that are verified to be resource efficient and environmentally friendly. Some factors that are used in determining LEED certification include water usage, energy use, greenhouse gas emission, design innovation, and more. In order to qualify, a building must comply with environmental laws and regulations and must have been occupied for a minimum of five years with energy and water use data available.

Ratings are given on a 100 point scale, with those earning at least 40 points qualifying for certification. Beyond this, higher levels of certification exist to represent a building’s superior design and efficiency. Silver certification is bestowed to those who earn 50 points, gold certification for those who earn 60 points, and platinum certification for those with 80 points or more.

LEED certification is the most widely used third-party verification credential for green buildings across the world. Business leaders around the world recognize LEED certification as a baseline for quality construction and a commitment to preserving our natural resources.

Do You Need a Synthetic Thatch Roof That Contributes to LEED Certification?

Whether you’re operating a resort in the tropics or you have a rental shack on the beach, a synthetic thatch roof from the Regions or Viva Series might be perfect for you.

Check out our synthetic thatch roofing materials now to find one that’s right for you:


We’d be happy to show you how Endureed can provide you with the perfect synthetic thatch roofing for your business.

Call us at 877-784-2824 or get in touch with us online to learn more. You can also view the technical specs on each of our roofing products by creating a free Endureed user account now.

Angie Johnston
Author: Angie Johnston