MENOMONEE FALLS Ė
Kohlís Corp. has received green-building certification in 48 of its
stores, bringing its grand total to 432 LEED-certified locations.
Five of the stores given green designation were in Wisconsin, the
company said. Menomonee Falls, Grafton, Kenosha, Muskego and Wausau
were awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design for
Existing Building designation.
The Menomonee Falls-based retailer said 37 percent of Kohlís 1,160
stores are now LEED certified. Kohlís LEED-certified stores have
features such as Energy Star certification, commitment to green
power, waste recycling and participation in green cleaning and
sustainable purchasing practices.
Kohlís is a specialty department store with locations in 49 states.