The Joint Institute for Advanced Materials: LEED Silver

The University of Tennessee’s Joint Institute for Advanced Materials has been awarded LEED Silver by the U.S. Green Building Council and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute. JIAM achieved LEED Silver certification for implementing sustainable strategies and solutions aimed at attaining high performance in energy efficiency, water savings, material selection, and indoor environmental quality. By using less energy and water, LEED certified buildings save money; reduce greenhouse gas emissions; and contribute to a healthier environment for everyone.