Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation Building

The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) Building is ranked by U.S. Green Building Council as LEED Silver Certified!

Below are some of the unique characteristics that make the BCI building more environmentally-friendly in its operation!

Construction:

  • 90% of construction waste was recycled, reused, or diverted from the landfill.
  • 20% of materials cost went to recycled products
  • Used low VOC (Volatile Organic Compounds) adhesives, sealants, paints, coatings, and carpets.

Design:

  • HVAC and lighting units, in addition to its windows and insulation.
  • 14% percent more energy efficient than the standard building baseline

Systems:

  • Water Conservation
    • Water reduction 40% below standard baseline
    • Storm water runoff management system