Sustainable Design Features

Our logistics real estate facilities are constructed to include geographically relevant sustainable design features. In Brazil, this includes:

Features Benefits
Cool roofs Reduce energy demand and increase the indoor environment comfort
Energy-efficient lighting Reduce energy consumption and operating costs
Bicycle bays with locker rooms and parking spaces for vehicles with low carbon emissions Incentive of the use of alternative transport and of low emission of carbonic gas
Use of recyclable materials in construction Reduction of the use of natural resources 
Use of materials with low volatile compounds (VOCs) Cleaner and healthier environment for future occupants
Construction waste management Reduction of waste sent to landfills
Recycled and regional materials Support to the local market and reduction of the impact and resources spent on transport
Natural ventilation Reduction in the need to use mechanical equipment
Skylights and clerestory windows Maximize use of natural sunlight and reducing energy consumption
Water conservation Reduces natural resource usage
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Certified Sustainable Facilities

Prologis leads the industrial real estate industry in certified sustainable logistics facilities. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is the U.S. Green Building Council’s rating system for building sustainability standards in more than 150 countries, including the United States, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Italy and France.