Green Residential Criteria (Gaithersburg, MD 2007)

State: 
Maryland
City: 
Gaithersburg
Enacted: 
2007
Summary: 

In addition to requirements for increased energy performance, indoor air quality and homeowner education, the residential green building ordinance specifies the need for waste reduction and recycling. The waste reduction goal is to divert a minimum of 50% (by weight) from the landfill site.

Model Policy Category: 
Green Building