A BUILDING THAT BUILDS UPON OUR ENVIRONMENT
Out of a responsibility for the environment and society, Deutschlandhaus is being realised under strict compliance with the quality requirements of the United States Green Building Council (USGBC), with a goal of the building being certified Gold in the category of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED). Certification has already been obtained. For this classification, attention is paid to the sustainable handling of land and soil, energy and the atmosphere, and materials and resources during the entire realisation phase and beyond. In this context, the preferred use of environmentally friendly building materials is a matter of course. Additionally, great store is set by designing the interior spaces to be resource-friendly and to promote health.