Codes & Standards
C&D Debris Requirements
Statewide: CALGreen, California's mandatory green building code, requires most new construction projects to divert at least 50% of C&D debris.
Local: Many local jurisdictions have "above-code" requirements. Always contact your local building department for the latest regulations.
- Section 01505: C&D Waste Management
- Section 024213.13: Deconstruction of Buildings
- King County, WA C&D Waste Management and Building Deconstruction Specifications
Green Building Rating Systems
The LEED and GreenPoint Rated green building rating systems include credits for C&D waste management.