The Epic Group has received LEED certification from the US Green Building Council for its CIPL garment facility in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
CIPL is the first LEED-certified project in Bangladesh as well as the first for Epic Group.
The 46,452m² CIPL is the flagship facility of the Epic Group in Dhaka, built for garment manufacturing and finishing.
The factory features wet and dry processing, embroidery, printing and a dedicated wrinkle-free post-cure facility.
CIPL achieved LEED certification for energy use, lighting, water and material use, and other sustainable strategies.
The facility employs water-efficient plumbing systems, energy-efficient lighting and air conditioning systems, sustainable material purchases and a healthy indoor working environment for occupants.
Airdesign Engineered Solutions served as the green building consultant for the project.