Resources

Scroll down to find guides and materials to help create and use HPDs: Training Materials, Case Studies, User Guides – Project Teams and Manufacturers, Databases and Practice Protocols, Sample HPD Reports.

Training Materials

Lunch & Learn Series

Transparency Discussion Series

Transparency Practices Course

Project Team Training

Access four condensed e-learning modules based on information from our continuing education course titled, “The Empowered Design Professional: Using HPDs to Make Material Choices.”

A Discussion Series on transparency and material health in practice with industry leaders.

A set of transparency practices and products for which HPDs are available that architecture and design professionals can use.

A series of pre-taped training sessions will show your team how to use HPDs to achieve the LEED v4 Material Ingredient Reporting credit.

Manufacturer Training

Case Studies

A series of pre-taped training sessions will reveal how to create an HPD report using the standard more quickly and efficiently.

Learn from the experience of manufacturers and design teams who’ve successfully created and used HPDs to make healthier choices about human and environmental health.

User Guides

Project Team User Guide v2.1.1

Manufacturer User Guide v2.1.1

Project Team User Guide v2.1

Manufacturer User Guide v 2.1

View Project Team User Guide v2.1.1 to support the use of material health information in the design, development, selection, and specification of building products.

View Manufacturer User Guide v2.1.1 to support the creation of material health information in the design, development, selection, and specification of building products.

View Project Team User Guide v2.1 support the use of material health information in the design, development, selection, and specification of building products.

View Manufacturer User Guide v2.1 to support the creation of material health information in the design, development, selection, and specification of building products.

Databases & Protocols

HPDC Public Repository

Chemical Hazard Data Commons

Healthier Materials Protocol Handbook

Materials Transparency & Risk For Architects

Health Product Declaration Collaborative provides the authoritative source for manufacturers publishing an HPD report to the Repository as a PDF file.

The Chemical Hazard Data Commons provides resources to assess and compare human and environmental health hazards of different chemicals, plus tools to collaborate to find safer alternatives.

The AIA has published a Healthier Materials Protocol handbook: “Prescription for Healthier Building Materials: A Design and Implementation Protocol” for architects and designers who are engaged in product selection and specification.  

The AIA has published a Materials Transparency & Risk for Architects handbook: An introduction to advancing professional ethics while managing professional liability risks 

Sample HPDs

Blank HPDs

Completed HPDs

View sample completed HPD formats: Basic Inventory, Nested Method / Material Threshold and Nested Method / Product Threshold.

View the three available HPD formats: Basic Inventory, Nested Method / Material Threshold and Nested Method / Product Threshold.