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MATERIALS RESOURCES • • • • • • •

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Over 10% of building materials (concrete and steel) manufactured from recycled content Reduced carbon footprint - more than 20% of materials originated within 300 miles 75% of construction waste materials diverted from the landfill and recycled Site has infrastructure capable for recycling paper, cardboard, glass, plastics and metal Solar shades to reduce heat transfer Use of eco-friendly cleaning products by on-site team Energy efficient light colored roof

INDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY • •

Low-emitting materials-adhesives, sealants, zero VOC paint, carpet and composite wood products Smoke-free community

ENERGY & WATER

EFFICIENCY • • • • • • •

Interior fluorescent lighting inside apartment homes and common areas Programmable thermostats Low-flow plumbing fixtures Hurricane Impact windows ENERGY STAR qualified appliances High-efficiency HVAC systems Low-E glass

LANDSCAPING & ENVIRONMENT • • • •

Drought-tolerant native landscaping Water efficient irrigation system Enhancing of sidewalks, landscaping and parking along streets around project Rain sensors on irrigation

TRANSPORTATION • • • • •

Shopping, restaurants and other service-oriented businesses within walking distance Metro rail station within a ½ mile City of Coral Gables bus stops within walking distance Bicycle storage facility Metro bus stops within walking distance

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Gables Residential Corporate Citizenship Report 2014