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Walter L. Rice Education Building receives platinum level LEED certification ― the first in Virginia

On Friday afternoon, March 27, 2009, the director of the VCU Rice Center made the following announcement.

"I am very pleased to report that we have received official word that the Rice Center Education Building has received LEED certification at the platinum level for its sustainability design and construction," said Leonard Smock, Ph.D. "Platinum is the highest certification level and our building is the first building in Virginia to be certified at this level. This is an achievement of which we all can be proud."

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