More stories about Recycling

  • 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...

  • Trend USA Liberty Collection

    Trend USA has introduced seven new combinations of hand-cut, post-consumer recycled Liberty Collection glass mosaics.

  • Hunter Douglas Contract

    GreenScreen Revive is made from 100 percent PVC-free polyester.

  • Recycled-Content Tile From Fireclay Tile

    Fireclay Tile. Debris Series ceramic tile is made from local factory dust and California clay, giving it a recycled content of more than 60%, says the firm. The series includes 112 glaze colors and comes in sizes from 1 inch by 2 inches to 12 inches square. 408.275.1182. www.fireclaytile.com.

  • Recycled-Content Leather Tile From EcoDomo

    EcoDomo. Made from leather luxury car seat scraps, Rainforest leather tiles contain 60% pre-consumer recycled content and snap together to create re-usable designs without glue. The 15-inch-by-15-inch tiles, available in 12 colors and three textures, have a resistance equivalent to cork or linoleum...

  • Not a Dollhouse

    A net-zero playhouse is serious about the environment.

  • Trove Redeux

    Redeux, by Trove, is a PVC-free commercial grade wallcovering that contains 31% post-consumer recycled materials.

  • Designtex Affinity Collection

    The Affinity collection is Designtex’s newest offering in recycled content wallcoverings.

  • Recycled-Content Porcelain Tile From Daltile

    Daltile. San Michele glazed porcelain tile contains more than 50% pre-consumer recycled content and features an antimicrobial protection layer within the glaze. Ideal for floors, walls, countertops, and backsplashes, the tile incorporates a new graphic technology to make travertine veins and clefts...

  • Product Review: Gypsum

    With a focus on durability and growing attention toward recycled materials--plus a new industry certification program--wallboard offers a number of opportunities to make greener selections.