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We also introduce you this month to Debra Robertson who has been with us since June. Debra is a creative who leads delivery of our Communications and Marketing and our Educational Programs and Services in Social Media. Debra has a background in journalism and creative arts and is a post graduate from Queensland University of Technology.
In October 2015, we will also be launching A New AS SEEN ON Ecospecifier Global Service. This new Service will support you to see the various products options that are available to you.
More than anything, we want YOU to be your own visionary leader and revolutionise your commitment to the practice of new world ethics.
Welcome to our second Eco-Monthly issue. Read and Enjoy the latest news in high performance products AS SEEN ON Ecospecifier Global and the news we bring to you from our Partnership networks. Have a great month!
- Mary-Lou Kelly – CEO Ecospecifier Global
Polyflor is pleased to announce the re-launch of the popular
Expona Superplank collection. Authentically replicating natural woods from a diverse range of tree species, Superplank consists of 16 planks with the addition of 7 new exciting colours. ... Read More
WEATHERTEX INTRODUCING NEW SIZES IN WEATHERGROOVE
Weathertex Weathergroove is now available in new sizes! Due to high market demand, let your imagination run wild with a section of new Weathergroove profiles to choose from. This vertically grooved panel is ideal for covering large areas in a short amount of time. ... Read More
UNDERWATER TILEWORK GUARANTEED TO PERFORM
The LATICRETE Pool, Spa and Fountain System is composed of time and job proven LATICRETE tile installation products which have been successfully installed around the world for over 50 years.
NAVURBAN™ BEYOND TRADITIONAL OLEFIN EMBOSSING TECHNOLOGY FOR INTERIORS
NAVURBAN™ transforms interiors with an environmentally conscious take on the traditional decorative panel. The Global GreenTag certified decorative woodgrain panel, designed and manufacturered by New Age Veneers (NAV) and used here for the new Coca Cola
Corporate Box works with a unique, Japanese non PVC Olefin surface technology.
NEW ECO-LABELLED PRODUCTS Global GreenTag / Ecospecifier Verified / Ecospecifier Basic Listing
DEXION Mekdrive 3 Compactus
Global GreenTagCert™ Level A Certified, the Mekdrive 3 is revolutionising storage capacity within the light-weight compactus market. The system creates an efficient high density filing and storage system by mounting Dexion Ultima CI-80 shelving onto the attractive Mekdrive 3 track and runner system. Mekdrive 3 can be installed with carriage depths far greater than any light weight Compactus on the market (up to 4800mm*) and needs no fixing into the floor.
Karndean Mega-bond is a permanent bond, water based adhesive that is solvent-free and odourless, incorporating a polymer acrylic sealer to give good initial grab and excellent open time. It is formulated for the installation of commercial and domestic vinyl sheet floorcoverings, vinyl tiles, hot press tiles and plank vinyl flooring. Global GreenTagCert™ Level B certified,
KARNDEAN INTERNATIONAL – Pressure Sensitive Adhesive
Karndean Pressure Sensitive Adhesive is low odour, solvent-free, pressure sensitive adhesive. It is formulated for installing PVC backed, fibre backed carpet tiles and reinforced vinyl tiles. It has been awarded a Global GreenTagCert™ GreenRate Level A certification.
Global GreenTagCert™ GreenRate Level B certified, Karndean Fiba-Bond is a permanent bond, water based adhesive that is solvent-free and odourless, incorporating a polymer acrylic sealer. It is used only for acrylic and/or rubber-gel backed needle punch carpet.
USG BORAL - Olympia II Micro™ ClimaPlus™ Ceiling Tile
Olympia II Micro™ ClimaPlus™ Ceiling Tile have been awarded a Global GreenTagCert™ Level C Certification. The wet felted mineral fibre ceiling tiles with non-directional pattern and high durability, offer fast, efficient installation and are suitable for wide applications in classrooms, conference rooms, open office areas and privacy rooms.
Ecospecifier Global is delighted to announce a special new Industry Partnership with ZOOiD.
Plans are underway with the sustainability and integrated reporting company to offer services that will provide assistance to our listed manufacturers and other clients who would like to become more resilient against the ever changing market factors that affect the sustainability of their businesses.
ZOOiD utilises best practice reporting frameworks such as the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and the International Integrated Reporting Council’s <IR> framework to help organisations understand the sustainability context of their business, what is material to their business and why. STAND BY for more on this exciting development.
Book your next eco-product launch or stage a conference at a venue dedicated to Sustainability
Our Industry partner theGrifffith EcoCentre is offering a special gift to Ecospecifier Global subscribers who decide to book the venue for their next event - a 25% discount on all AV hire costs.
The EcoCentre is nestled in beautiful Toohey Forest, and is only 12kms from Brisbane’s CBD. The venue follows strict 'eco' principles, featuring solar energy, ambient ventilation and lighting, rammed earth walls, rainwater collection and high-end eco toilets, as well as flexible catering and AV options, onsite assistance and competitive rates.
DISCOVER NEW OPPORTUNITIES A 10% DISCOUNT TO ECOSPECIFIER GLOBAL SUBSCRIBERS
Green Concrete UAE 2015 will discuss strategies and solutions in developing sustainable concrete to reduce carbon emissions and increase the lifecycle of future projects across the United Arab Emirates. If you would like to attend this event, please use the promotional code: GCUM15 to receive a 10% discount on the conference fee.
NETWORK with government representatives, developers, builders, engineering consultants, main contractors, admixture and ready-mix companies, precast concrete companies, cement suppliers and other industry stakeholders.
Solar Projects Egypt 2015 will bring together Egypt’s relevant government representatives with key players from across the private sector value chain to discuss the requirements and strategies for successfully financing, designing and constructing solar plants in the country under its pioneering Solar FIT program. If you would like to attend this year, please use this promotional code: SPE15M and enjoy the 10% discount on the conference fee.
GAIN a competitive advantage in Egypt’s solar projects market by showcasing your solution to buyers.
Breakfast Event in WA Discusses The Call For Innovative Building Materials To Withstand Natural Disasters
Ecospecifier Global partner - JazzCorp is presenting a construction industry event in October with guest speaker Emma De Jager from the Department of Planning. The focus is on Western Australia, relating to wind hazards, earthquakes, bushfires, heatwaves, cyclones and landslides in a bid to prepare for disaster resilience in the built environment.
Life Cycle Management FINDINGS From Global Conference in Europe To Be Presented At ALCAS Conference in Melbourne
ALCAS - one of our Sustainability Partners - have invited international keynote speaker Philip Strothmann to present the main lessons from the recent LCM conference held in Bordeaux at this years's LCM conference in Australia in November. Also reporting on findings from Bordeaux will be Jodie Bricout, who will be sharing the latest on international collaborations in the circular economy - citing businesses such as Solvay, Airbus, Nestlé, Volkswagen,Umicore, BASF, Renault and Amcor who are using life cycle management to translate sustainability strategy to action.
To everyone who engages with us
on Social Media around the Globe
ON Facebook among more we honour:
VANITY GROUP - luxury retail fashion, skincare and lifestyle brands
Green Building Council of Australia
On Twitter among more we honour:
Bernard Salt @BernardSalt - Bernard Salt: Business Advisor, Author, Speaker, Columnist
Charles Birnbaum @TCLFdotORG - The Cultural Landscape Foundation
SAF BTech 2105 @SAFBTech - South African Institute for Architects
On Linkedin among more we honour:
Caroline Clarke – International Trade and Development at SCM Services
Paul Tsalikis – Founder & CEO at VANITY GROUP