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    This appendix contains informative references for the convenience of users of this standard and to acknowledge source documents when appropriate. Section numbers indicate where the reference occurs in this document.
    American Institute of Architects (AIA) 1735 New York Avenue NW Washington, DC 20006, United States 1-800-AIA-3837 or 202-626-7300;
    AIA National/AIA California Council Integrated Project Delivery: A Guide, v. 1-2007Appendix H
    American Institute of Steel Construction One East Wacker Drive, Suite 700 Chicago, Illinois 60601, United States 1-312-670-2400;
    Brochure Steel Takes LEED® with Recycled Content9.4.1.1
    ASHRAE 1791 Tullie Circle NE Atlanta, GA 30329, United States 1-404-636-8400;
    ASHRAE Guideline 0-2005 The Commissioning Process10.3.1.1
    ASHRAE Guideline 1.1-2007 HVAC&R Technical Requirements to Support the Commissioning Process10.3.1.1
    ASHRAE Guideline 4-2008 Preparation of Operating and Maintenance Documentation for Building Systems10.3.1.1
    ASHRAE Standard 62.1‒2013 (with Appendix B)Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air QualityTable
    ASHRAE Handbook, 2013 FundamentalsAppendix D
    ASHRAE Handbook, 2011 HVAC ApplicationsAppendix H
    Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals PO Box 93 Cedarburg, WI 53012, United States 1-262-375-6180;
    Bicycle Parking Guidelines, 2nd Edition, 20105.3.5.2
    ASTM International100 Barr Harbor Dr.West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959, United States1-610-832-9585;
    ASTM C755-10 Standard Practice for Selection of Water Vapor Retarders forThermal Insulation, Appendix X1 Problem Analysis8.3.6
    ASTM E1331 - 09 Standard Test Method for Reflectance Factorand Color by Spectrophotometry Using Hemispherical Geometry8.4.1.2
    ASTM E1477 - 98a(2008) Standard Test Method for LuminousReflectance Factor of Acoustical Materials by Use of Integrating-Sphere Reflectometers8.4.1.2
    ASTM E2813-12 Standard Practice for Building Enclosure Commissioning10.
    British Standards Institute389 Chiswick High Road London, W4 4AL, United Kingdom+44 845 086 9001
    BS 8493:2008 Light reflectance value (LRV) of a surface. Method of test.
    California Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Environmental Health Hazard AssessmentPost Office Box 4010 Sacramento, CA 95812-4010, United States1-916-324-7572; Air Toxics Hot Spots Program Risk Assessment Guidelines.Technical Support Document for the Derivation of Noncancer Reference Exposure Levels8.4.2, 8.5.2
    Canadian Standards Association (CSA)5060 Spectrum Way, Suite 100 Mississauga, Ontario, L4W 5N6, Canada1-800-463-6727 and 1-416-747-4000;
    CSA S478-95 (R2007) Guideline on Durability for Buildings9.4.1,
    Carpet and Rug Institute730 College Drive Dalton, Georgia 30720, United States1-706-278-3176;
    Cool Roof Rating Council1610 Harrison Street Oakland, California 94612, United States1-510-482-4421;
    CCRC-1-2008 Cool Roof Council Product Rating Program
    Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)1155 30th Street NW, Suite 300 Washington, DC 20007, United States1-202-342-0413;
    Illuminating Engineering Society of North America,120 Wall Street, Floor 17 New York, NY 10005-40011-212-248-5017,
    IDA/IES Model Lighting Ordinance Model Lighting Ordinance (MLO)
    Institute of Transportation Engineers1099 14th Street NW, Suite 300 West Washington, DC 20005-3438, United States1-202-289-0222;
    4th Edition, 2004 Parking Generation10.3.2.4
    Market Transformation to Sustainability (MTS)1511 Wisconsin Avenue, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20007, United States1-202-338-3131;
    MTS 1.0 WSIP Guide-2007 Whole Systems Integrated Process Guide for SustainableBuildings and CommunitiesAppendix H
    National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS)1090 Vermont Avenue, NW, Suite 700 Washington, DC 20005-4905, United States1-202-289-7800;
    NIBS Guideline 3-2012 Building Enclosure Commissioning Process BECx10.
    National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)1617 Cole Blvd. Golden, CO 80401-3393, United States1-303-275-3000;
    NREL/TP-550-38617 Source Energy and Emissions Factors for Energy Use inBuildings Table 7.5.3
    Resilient Floor Covering Institute115 Broad Street, Suite 201 LaGrange, GA 30240, United States1-706-882-3833;
    Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors National Association (SMACNA) 4201 Lafayette Center DriveChantilly, VA 20151, Unites States 1-703-803-2980
    ANSI/SMACNA 008-2008 IAQ Guidelines for Occupied Buildings under Construction
    State of California, Department of General Services, Procurement Division Ziggurat Building707 Third Street West Sacramento, CA 95605-2811, United States1-916-376-5000
    RFP DGS-56275 Section 5.7, “Indoor Air Quality Requirements for OpenOffice Panel Systems”Appendix E
    Steel Recycling Institute680 Andersen Drive Pittsburgh, PA 15220, United States1-412-922-2772;
    Brochure Steel Takes LEED® With Recycled Content9.4.1.1
    Sustainable Forestry Initiative, Inc. (SFI)1600 Wilson Blvd, Suite 810 Arlington, VA 22209, United States1-703-875-9500;
    UL GREENGUARD Gold2211 Newmarket Parkway, #110 Marietta, GA 30067, United States1-800-427-9681;
    8.4.2, 8.5.2
    United States Department of Health and Human ServicesAgency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) 4770 Buford Hwy NEAtlanta, GA 30341, United States 1-800-232-4636; Minimal Risk Levels (MRLs)Table
    United States Department of Energy (DOE)Washington, DC 20585, United States 1-202-586-5000;
    EnergyPlus (or predecessors BLAST or DOE-2)Appendix D
    United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)1200 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC 20460, United States1-888-782-7937 and 1- 202-775-6650;
    Portfolio Manager10.
    United States General Services Administration (GSA)1800 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20405, United States1-800-488-3111 and 1-202-501-1100;
    U.S. GSA-2005 The Building Commissioning Guide10.3.1