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Building Standards technical handbook 2017: domestic buildings

The Building Standards technical handbooks provide guidance on achieving the standards set in the Building (Scotland) Regulations 2004 and are available in two volumes, domestic buildings and non-domestic buildings. This publication is available in html and also in PDF format (in 'supporting documents' ).

Building Standards technical handbook 2017: domestic buildings
7. Sustainability

Annex 7.A Sample sustainability label

7.A.0 Introduction

Below is a sample sustainability label. In this example the dwelling has achieved the bronze active level of sustainability and in addition has achieved the silver level in the aspects of energy for water heating, optimising performance and material use and waste.

7.A.1 Sample sustainability label

For an example of the sustainability label, see Annex E.