NEWSLINE: LATICRETE AWARDED GREENGUARD CERTIFICATION . . .

March 13, 2006
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+
Laticrete has announced that it earned the Greenguard Environmental Institute's (GEI) indoor air quality certification. Based on criteria used by the U.S. EPA, OSHA, and the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED-CI Rating System, the Greenguard Certification offers assurance that the specified Laticrete Systems meet appropriate indoor air quality standards for volatile organic compounds (VOCs), including formaldehyde.

“This prestigious certification of Laticrete technology provides architects, homebuilders and tile installers the confidence and proof when there is a need for low-VOC products and contributes to LEED certification,” said Sean Boyle of Laticrete.

The Greenguard Environmental Institute is a building industry leader regarding indoor air quality for both commercial and residential construction. This certification consists of the most stringent testing methods, conducted quarterly, to ensure that all products carrying the Greenguard Indoor Air Quality Certifiedâ„¢ seal comply with acceptable standards.

Laticrete's system includes the following product categories; waterproofing, crack suppression, thin- and medium-bed adhesives and grouts such as SpectraLOCKâ„¢ Pro.

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to Stone World 

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

October 2014 Stone World Stone Products Online Gallery

Check out the latest products from stone companies.

Stone World Magazine

Stone World January 2015 cover

2015 January

Check out the January 2015 issue of Stone World, which features its annual Stone World Fabricator Market Forecast

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Contemporary Stone & Tile Design Magazine

CSTD Winter 2015 cover

2015 Winter

This issue of Contemporary Stone & Tile Design features the Tile of Spain design awards. Also highlighted in this edition is the Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition — sponsored by Confindustria Ceramica (the Italian Association of Ceramics) and the Italian Trade Commission

Table Of Contents Subscribe

STONE STANDARD

Are you aware of the new stone standard – ANSI/NSC 373 Sustainability Assessment for Natural Dimension Stone?
View Results Poll Archive

The Stone World Store

How_To_Polish_&_Restore_Mar.gif
How to Polish & Restore Marble Flooring

This video will show you step-by-step how to resurface and polish marble flooring from grinding and removing lippage and scratches to achieving a highly reflective polish.

More Products

Stone Industry Education

Stone Industry Education

From fabrication...to installation...to marketing and much more!  We provide natural stone professionals with stone knowledge and education they can count on, as well as great networking opportunities. Click here to go to Stone Industry Education.

STAY CONNECTED

facebook logo Twitter  YouTubeGoogle+

Stone Guide 2014

2014 Stone World Stone Guide

The directory for Stone, Equipment and Supplies - the single information resource readers turn to.