What is LEED®?

Giant Eagle® built the nation's first LEED-certified supermarket, Pennsylvania's first LEED Silver Commercial Interior Certified store, and Ohio's first LEED Gold Certified supermarket.
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Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design 

A national green building rating system administered by the U.S. Green Building Council.

LEED certification designates that these Giant Eagle locations were designed and built using strategies aimed at improving building performance across the following metrics: energy savings, water efficiency, CO2 emissions reduction, and stewardship of resources. Some of the environmentally friendly features that are incorporated into our LEED sites include daylighting, optimization of energy and refrigeration set-points, low-e glass, green power purchases, low-flow fixtures in restrooms, non-ozone-depleting refrigerants in refrigeration systems, regional and recycled content materials sourcing, and on-site recycling programs.