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  • Recycled Content Trim from Boral

    Boral. Creating a new poly-ash category of exterior trim, TruExterior Trim has earned a Cradle to Cradle–certified Silver designation.

  • Recycled-Content, Mold-Resistant Wallboard From Serious Materials

    Serious Materials. Made primarily from post-industrial waste and utilizing a natural drying process that avoids the energy required for calcining and oven-drying used in gypsum products, gypsum-free EcoRock contains 80% recycled material and requires 80% less energy to produce, says the company...

  • Going Green

    Enthusiasm for sustainability continues to grow in the lighting industry. Energy efficient fixtures are now standard practice, so manufacturers are looking to other environmentally conscious initiatives as a way to stand out from the crowd.

  • C2C Certification for Litecontrol's Products

    Hanson, Mass.-based Litecontrol has earned Cradle to Cradle Silver Certification for all its architectural lighting fixtures. Under the C2C Design process, the company's products, processes, and policies underwent a detailed review and were assessed in five categories: human and ecological health...

  • MechoShade Crade to Cradle

    , New York-based manufacturer of window covering products, has announced that its Mecho/5 product with EcoVeil has received a Silver Cradle to Cradle Certification from MBDC, the sustainable product development and consulting firm founded by William McDonough and Michael Braungart. EcoVeil uses...

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