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Mr. Josh Jacobs


United States of America

About my work

Josh is responsible for standard and outside code participation and authority having jurisdiction engagement for UL. In this role he helps develop and track the environmental and codes/purchasing programs that are being utilized and developed throughout the world. As a LEED AP+ BD&C, he has been able to assist architects, designers, specifiers, and builders understand how to utilize products to build a more sustainable project. He has served on over 20 sustainable committees, including USGBC’s Pilot Credit Committee and LEED Steering Committee, ASHRAE 189.1, NAHB National Green Building Standard, BIFMA E3 joint committee, Fitwel Advisory Council, and on the original water and IEQ work group that developed the first public draft of the International Green Construction Code (IgCC). He is also a recurring guest lecturer at multiple universities and has spoken on sustainable building practices and purchasing policies at many conferences and continuing education events on five continents.

Areas of expertise

Sectors of activity

Consumer Goods, Buildings and construction, Education, Energy, Public Procurement


Africa, Asia / Pacific, Europe and Central Asia, Latin America / Caribbean, Middle East, North America