In Requirements, under Furniture evaluation, revise the second sentence to read: Comply with ANSI/BIFMA e3-2011 Furniture Sustainability Standard, Sections 7.6.1 (for half credit, by cost) OR 7.6.2 (for full credit, by cost), using either the concentration modeling approach or the emissions factor approach.
In Further Explanation, Table 5, Furniture and furnishings, calculations column: revise the second sentence in the third paragraph to: "Use either a concentration modeling approach or emission factor approach.", and last sentence in the fourth paragraph to "Furniture compliant with Section 7.6.1 of BIFMA e3-2011 counts for half credit, by cost and furniture compliant with Section 7.6.2 of BIFMA e3–2011 counts for full credit, by cost. Furniture compliant with both sections is eligible for full credit, by cost, not to exceed 100% of the furniture cost.”

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