Tontine Insulation Receives GreenTag Gold Plus Certification

Tontine Insulation Receives GreenTag Gold Plus Certification

Date: 24.06.2011

Environmentally conscious designers, architects and builders can now look out for Australia's first Green Tag Gold Plus rated insulation products from Tontine Insulation.

Tontine Insulation is the first insulation product in Australia to date to receive a Gold Plus rating after going through rigorous evaluation to determine its exceptional 'green factor'.

Tontine Insulation products have been independely evaluated for their Life Cycle Assessment, environmental and health impact over the life of the product and ecotoxicity. Boasting the highest score in the category of Health and Ecotoxicity, Tontine Insulation products are proven to be ecologically friendly and especially beneficial in homes and buildings where allergies and asmtha sufferers are a concern.

Tontine Insulation products can also help designers and architects building Green Star buildings earn Green Star points for higher ratings.

From Green Tag™ is a third party, green building product rating and certification system, underpinned by rigorous scientific and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) processes. Its advanced, robust LCA certification methodology developed exclusively by ecospecifier, is a world first.

The Green Tag™ ecolabel rating positions a product within the top end of the green product market enabling us to be able for the first time to fully communicate the work we have undertaken to improve the ecological and health benefits of our products.

GreenTag™ is the new benchmark in green product certification.

Written by Tontine Insulation Team

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