The Atlanta Falcons partnered with Change the Course to balance the entire annual water footprint of Mercedes-Benz Stadium and achieve a LEED credit in water innovation through the purchase of Water Restoration Certificates (WRCs).
“We set a goal of achieving the highest LEED rating because it was the right thing to do for our city and the environment and with this achievement, we have a powerful new platform to showcase to the industry and to our fans that building sustainably and responsibly is possible for a venue of any type, size and scale.”
How They Inspire
Through the Change the Course partnership Mecedes-Benz Stadium is proudly the first Professional Sports Stadium to achieve LEED Platinum in the U.S. Learn more about their achievement here.
The Impact They’re Making
Over the course of 5 years, Mercedes-Benz Stadium contributions will help to restore over 10 million gallons of freshwater to Georgia ecosystems.