Independent sustainability-consulting firm conducted audit that certified Sustainable Insulation™ and Northern White™ blowing fiberglass insulation to have a minimum of 67% recycled content.
Third Party Certification of CertainTeed Fibreglass Insulation Products Confirms Highest Recycled Content in Canada
Consolidated sales a rise of 5.5% on an actual structure basis; changes in Group structure had slightly positive impact.
CertainTeed reduces its carbon footprint at four of its gypsum plants by more than 2,800 tons, the equivalent of planting more than 60,000 trees or removing more than 480 passenger vehicles from the road.
Vancouver plant joins already certified Toronto plant, maintaining the company's unique position as the only gypsum manufacturer with the EcoLogo stamp of approval.
Strengthening its commitment to preserving the environment, CertainTeed Corporation is introducing the “Let’s Grow Together” program with a promise to plant a total of 1,000 trees in 2010.
Celebration underscores the company’s commitment to safeguarding employees and the environment.
Featuring the highest recycled content in the industry, ToughGard® 2 Textile Duct Liner from CertainTeed Corporation now features an aesthetically pleasing deep, rich black fiberglass mat and has been renamed ToughGard® T Textile Duct Liner.
Most recent collaboration leads to a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®)-certified home in Limerick, Pa., the first LEED Platinum single-family home in the state.
CertainTeed’s Avery, Ohio Roofing Plant Achieves ISO 14001 Certification, Strengthens Commitment to Sustainable Manufacturing
Certification is demonstrative of CertainTeed’s ongoing commitment to environmental responsibility at its manufacturing facilities.
Latest bold move toward increasing the use of solar energy, new services group and robust training program to assist roofing contractors in transitioning.
Trading rebounded sharply overall in the second quarter of 2010; Innovative Materials delivered Group's best organic growth performance.
CertainTeed Corporation’s Solar Rooftop Partnership with NJR Clean Energy Ventures Boosts Sustainability Efforts at Company’s New Jersey Distribution Center
To generate more than 870 kilowatts of clean, renewable energy using 300,000 sq. ft. of space atop company's Berlin facility, a Northeast distribution center for fiberglass insulation products.
Partnering with East Coast Shingle Recyclers, Inc., of Lansdale, Pa., to launch Roofing Responsibly™, an environmentally friendly option for shingle disposal.
Manufactured and marketed by Saint-Gobain’s Ceramic Materials activity, these products are ceramic components, including hot surface igniters, electro-ceramic parts for household appliances, ceramic balls for high-performance bearings, and other dense alumina components.
Festivities include three employee barbecues, speeches; feature announcement of first North American donation of its new international Initiatives Foundation.