Green Guide v2.2 Overview
The complete Green Guide for Health Care™ v2.2 consists of an Introduction, Design & Construction section (released January 2007), Operations section (released December 2008), and credit checklists for the Design & Construction and Operations sections.
Green Guide v2.2 Introduction (0.72 MB)
The Green Guide for Health Care v2.2 Introduction describes the development process, guidance on how to use the document, and checklist summaries (50 pages). For a copy of the Introduction, click here.
Green Guide v2.2 Design & Construction (1.72MB)
The Design & Construction section of the Green Guide for Health Care Version 2.2 (released January 2007) consists of seven credit groups — Integrated Design & Operation, Sustainable Sites, Energy and Atmosphere, Water, Materials & Resources, Indoor Environmental Quality, and Innovation in Design. This document provides specific guidance for each Design & Construction credit and an accompanying health issues statement. To download a copy of the entire Green Guide v2.2 Design & Construction document (254 pages) in PDF format, click here.
Click here to access Individual sections of the Green Guide v2.2 Design & Construction document, including the Design & Construction credits checklist.
Green Guide v2.2 Operations (2.51MB)
The Operations section of Green Guide for Health Care Version 2.2 (released December 2008) consists of 10 credit groups organized around facility departments — Integrated Operations & Education, Sustainable Sites Management, Transportation Operations, Facilities Management, Chemical Management, Waste Management, Environmental Services, Food Service, Environmentally Preferable Purchasing, and Innovation in Operations. This document provides specific guidance for each Operations credit and an accompanying health issues statement. To download a copy of the entire Green Guide v2.2 Operations document (327 pages) in PDF format, click here.
Click here to access individual sections of the Green Guide v 2.2 Operations document, including the Operations credits checklist.