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New LEED v4 Credits: Environmental Product Declarations

The new LEED v4 green building rating system features new credits in the Materials & Resources section. Find out how environmental product declarations (EPDs) may help earn project credits for your customers seeking LEED green building rating system certification. > Read More

The Why, How and What of the EPD Process

Environmental product declarations (EPDs) provide ISO-based verification of a product’s environmental impact throughout its entire life cycle. Follow one customer’s journey through the life cycle assessment and EPD process. > Read More

PCRs: Rules for the Road to Greater Information Transparency

Product category rules (PCRs) are guidelines for defining how to conduct a life cycle assessment (LCA) of a product and what to include in the resulting environmental product declaration (EPD). > Read More

NSF/ANSI 347 Sets the Standard for Single Ply Roofing Membranes

A new NSF standard provides manufacturers, specifiers and the building industry with verifiable, objective criteria to evaluate sustainable roofing products. Sika Sarnafil is the first manufacturer to be Platinum certified. > Read More

Case Study: CarbonFree® Certification Provides Transparency for Biodegradable Hydraulic Fluid

Bio-Lub Canada earned CarbonFree® certification from Carbonfund.org and NSF Sustainability for its BLC-710 biodegradable hydraulic fluid as a science-based way to demonstrate the environmental aspects of its products over their entire life cycle. > Read More

NSF Launches New Website

We recently launched a new website. The URL, nsf.org, remains the same, but it is now easier to navigate to the information you need. > Read More

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Sika Sarnafil roofing membranes earn NSF Sustainability certification

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