Latest News

Blanco Solon™ Compost System wins Reader's Choice Award EDC magazine

March 5, 2013
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+
LUMBERTON, NJ -- Blanco, German manufacturer of sinks and faucets, has brought home a 2012 Reader's Choice Award from Environmental Design & Construction (EDC) magazine for its Solon Compost System. EDC, the official magazine for the LEED professional, asked its readers to vote for the products they feel offer the best combination of sustainable attributes with ease of use and installation in a variety of categories. The winning products selected by the readers were published in the November issue.Blanco Solon

"We are absolutely thrilled to receive this prestigious recognition from green design professionals," said Tim Maicher, Director of Marketing for Blanco. "Solon is a truly unique product that beautifully incorporates composting and organic waste separation right into the design of the kitchen."

The innovative Blanco Solon is no stranger to accolades. The environmentally friendly product has previously won an iF Award For Product Design, Interior Design BOY Award Winner for Green Products, DPHA Award for Innovative Accessories Product of the Year, Innovative Green Design Award, 2011 BLOOM Award Winner in the Innovative Systems Category, 2011 Edison Awards Finalist in the Industrial Design category and Professional Builder & Professional Remodeler magazines101 Best New Products in the Interior Products category.

Made from the highest-grade recycled stainless steel, Solon effortlessly collects organic waste below the counter and its stunning design allows homeowners to beautifully incorporate green living into their kitchen. Solon installs conveniently next to sinks and its minimalist, elegant style makes it suited to any decor. Simple to clean and dishwasher safe, Blanco Solon fits into any countertop with a virtually seamless appearance. 

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

November 2013 Stone Products Gallery

Take a look at some of the latest stone industry products.

THE MAGAZINE

Stone World Magazine

April 2014 stone world cover

2014 April

In this month's issue of Stone World, check out an extensive preview of Coverings 2014, which will be celebrating its 25th anniversary in April. Also learn more about various types of limestone that were used to build private residences.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Contemporary Stone & Tile Design Magazine

CSTD_Spring2014_Cover.jpg

2014 Spring

This issue of Contemporary Stone & Tile Design includes our annual focus on Kitchen and Bath design

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Training Program

How formal is your training program for new employees?
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

Italian Trade Commission Coverings exhibitor preview

Italian Trade Commission logo 2

The Italian Trade Commission is presenting a large group of the most innovative and internationally renowned Italian suppliers of dimensional natural stones. We hope your busy schedule will allow you to join us for a “genuine” espresso in booth N. 4045 and explore the exciting Italian natural stone resources offered by our exhibitors. Check out Italian stone producers exhibiting at Coverings 2014 here!

  

Stone Industry Education

stone industry educationStone Industry Education is sponsored by Stone World Magazine and Marble Institute of America. The SIE events will help you: strengthen your skills, build your business, and  increase profit in your shop.  Check out stoneindustryeducation.com to register for upcoming fabricator and installer seminars.

STAY CONNECTED

facebook logo Twitter  YouTube