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  • KCMA Strengthens Green Cabinet Certification Program

    New rules for the association’s Environmental Stewardship Program require cabinet manufacturers to use products meeting CARB regulations; bonus points added for chain-of-custody certification.

  • Water-Saving Dishwasher From Bosch

    Bosch. The 800 Plus dishwasher uses as little as 1.5 gallons of water per cycle, 70% less than average dishwashers, and operates at an industry-leading 180 kWh per year, according to the company. The Energy Starrated unit includes a triple filtration system; an improved load sensor; a four-part...

  • Agriboard, FSC-Certified, Low-VOC Cabinets From Neil Kelly

    Neil Kelly. All of the manufacturer's cabinets are available with no-added-urea-formaldehyde agriboard case and drawer materials; FSC-certified wood and veneers; and low-VOC glues, adhesives, and finishes. The 3/4-inch base, frameless Signature collection, shown here, comes in a range of classic...

  • Tri-Sensor Controlled Fridge From Fisher and Paykel

    Fisher and Paykel. The DCS 36-inch side-by-side built-in refrigerator includes a tri-sensor control system that regulates the temperatures of the freezer and fresh food compartments. The Energy Star-rated refrigerator features hidden hinges and flush installation for a clean appearance. The...

  • EPP-Certified Cabinets From Merillat

    Merillat. The company is ESP and ISO 14001 certified, and its cabinets are EPP certified. Classic series cabinets come in cherry, hickory, maple, oak, and laminate; it is shown here in the Avenue door style in maple in the new chiffon finish. 517.263.0771.

  • Product Review: Recycled-Content Tile

    Landfill-bound glass, porcelain, and metal are finding new life as decorative tiles, providing exciting new options for walls and floors.

  • Straw and Bamboo Cabinet Doors From Kirei

    Kirei. These doors feature Kirei Board (center) and Kirei bamboo. Kirei Board is made with reclaimed sorghum straw—stalks that would have been discarded or burned—using no-added formaldehyde adhesives. Kirei bamboo, which also contains low- or no-added urea formaldehyde, is available with...

  • Recycled-Content Cabinets From Kraftmaid

    Kraftmaid. Products from this ISO 14001, ESP-certified company use at least 95% recycled-content, EPP-certified particleboard and MDF with 100% recovered or recycled wood fibers. The kitchen shown here features the Putnam door style in willow with cinnamon trim. 888.562.7744.

  • Stainless Steel Compost Container From Blanco

    Blanco. The Solon compost system allows homeowners to more easily store organic waste for composting. The stainless steel container installs into the countertop and includes a sealed lid to contain odors; the unit lifts out for emptying and washing. The product comes in a drop-in design or a flush...

  • Auto-Sensing Fan From Broan NuTone

    Broan-NuTone. The company’s recessed fan/lights now include a sensor that turns the fan on when it senses a quick rise in humidity then turns it off automatically. The Energy Star–rated unit looks like a traditional recessed light, but contains a concealed 70-cfm ventilation fan that operates at...