Novus International Inc. 's new global headquarters in St. Charles, Missouri, USA received the Platinum  LEED certification  by the US Green Building Council today, according to the company.

The 90,000-square-foot building has an under-floor air distribution system and solar panels spread over a 5,000-square-foot area.

The headquarters includes 10 research labs, a fitness center and a cafeteria, in addition to office space. Much of the material used came from salvaged and recycled content.