In 2019, PCC Community Markets became the first grocery store in the world to pursue Living Building Challenge (LBC) Petal Certification. Set by the International Living Future Institute, LBC is the world’s most rigorous green building standard. See our work in three performance areas: Place, Beauty and Materials.
Living Building Challenge
We select locations that are thoughtfully positioned in each community, providing benefits like walkability, bike storage and electric vehicle charging.LEARN MORE
We feature public art created by local artists with the sole intent of bringing beauty and a celebration of culture and community into the space.LEARN MORE
A HISTORY OF FORGING NEW GROUND
Our commitment to sustainability is nothing new. In 2006, Redmond PCC became the first grocery store in the U.S. to receive Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold Certification. In 2018, Burien PCC became the first grocery store in the U.S. to be certified under the new LEED v4 program.READ MORE