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New Certified Listings: Global GreenTag

GreenTag Program Feature Product: New Certification
Howe - Move Meeting
Global GreenTagCertTM LCARate Streamlined Gold GreenRate Level A Certified, table bases including Certified top with space saving flip-top mechanism, which can be tailored to suite a wide range of interior fitout, suitable for commercial purposes. Read more....



GreenTag Program Feature Product: New Certification
Xypex Australia - Xypex Modified
Global GreenTagCertTM  LCARate Gold GreenRate Level A Certified, cementitious slurry coat which can be applied as a single coat for damp proofing foundations or can be applied as a second coat with Xypex concentrate for a variety of applications, suitable for commercial, residential and industrial.  Read more....




Full list of Global GreenTag Certified Listings.


Re-newed Verified Listings: Ecospecifier Global

repocolEcospecifier Verified Feature Product:
Birrus Matting Systems - Ultramat, Duramat, Duragrit and Cocamat
Matting systems, made out of aluminium frames with a choice of four inserts including nylon carpet, rubber, slip resistant rubber, and coir.  The products are designed for a life-time of 30-40 years with a ten year warranty and applicable for interior and exterior use in commercial. Read more....




repocolEcospecifier Verified Feature Product:
Carona - PVC Swing Doors
Carona 2400 and 3000 series flexible PVC Swing Doors are self-closing double swinging doors. Read more....





Full list of recently Verified Listings.



Global Manufacturers News:

ais Australian Innovative Systems (AIS) releases new residential low salt chlorine generator. Australian first: Chlorine generator able to operate in salt or mineral water swimming pools with TDS of only 2500ppm.




Earp Brothers achieve GreenRate Level A and LCARate Gold
Earp Brothers Porcelanosa Floor & Wall Tiles have achieved GreenTagCert™ LCARate Gold and GreenRate Level A Certification. Read more...

Interface Inc
Global carpet tile manufacturer Interface, Inc. and conservation charity the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) are celebrating the successful completion of a pilot project and the start of a commercial venture with both conservation and socio-economic benefits. Read more...

In their 2012 Sustainability Report CSR state they have begun Life Cycle Assessment of a number of products. Read more...

Furniture Concepts raised $10,000 for Beyond Blue Charity on Australia Day - Congratulations!



Global Development & Industry Partner News:

Australian Window Association
Imagine being able to see what difference using a more energy efficient window will make on energy costs, carbon emissions and energy usage for your home in any climate in Australia.  The efficient glazing tools make this possible.





We have maintenance log books for our cars but not our property. Property Log Book Australia have done just that and launched the Australian version of the well established UK Home Log Book.


Alternative Technology Association - Beyond 10 Stars: what next for sustainable homes?
Speed Date a Sustainable Designer Melbourne. Luke Middleton is in rare company. He is one of the few building designers in Victoria who has designed a 10-star energy efficient house. Read more...

Discount offer to Sanctuary magazine
Special offer. Receive a 10% discount on subscription to Sanctuary: modern green homes - Offer closes 22 February 2013.

To claim your discount enter the following code in the coupon field at checkout: ECOSPEC 

Sanctuary: modern green homes magazine
Each quarter, Sanctuary magazine profiles the work of Australia's leading environmental architects and designers, providing inspiration and practical solutions for a sustainable home, without compromising on design.  Sanctuary magazine is published by the Alternative Technology Association (ATA), a not-for-profit organisation that has been promoting sustainable living for over 30 years. Subscribe now.


Architectural Information Services: Time-lapse video creates ‘wow!’ factor
Check out Architectural Information Services (AIS) exciting new Equinox video. Produced by Inception Time-Lapse + Photography, the combination of innovative time-lapse video sequences and interviews in the video truly captures the essence of an Equinox event.




Global Industry News:

GreenTag releases new Living Building Challenge Product Standard
Global GreenTag has released it latest draft standard for public comment, the Living Building Challenge Standard. Read more...

GreenStar Certification up in 2012
2012 was the GBCA's most successful year for Green Star certification. Read more...

IEQ Lab Launched
An Indoor Environment Quality (IEQ) laboratory has been opened by Sydney University to show the importance of working environments in maintaining sustainable best practices. Read more...


Global Conference and Event News:

Green Cities 2013
This March, Australia's largest built environment sustainability event returns to Sydney, bringing together the nation's top sustainability professionals for three days of invigorating dialogue, innovative thinking and inspirational collaboration.





Global GreenTag Certified Products showcasing with Global GreenTag and Ecospecifier Global at Green Cities...

Earp Brothers Porcelanosa FloorTiles & Porecelanosa Wall Tiles 
GreenTagCert™ LCARate Gold, GreenRate Level A Certified, durable, ceramic floor and wall tiles. Suitable for commercial and residential purposes and in applications where durable hard surface tiling is required.





Konfurb Omni and Nitro
Global GreenTagCert™ GreenRate Level B Certified task seating, available in a range of fabrics, fully adjustable ergonomic features.

Konfurb Xtreme, Zephyr, Molto, Contour, Searl, Bos, Slice, Stem, Star, Block and Freeform
Global GreenTagCert™ GreenRate Level C Certified task seating, available in a range of fabric colours, fully adjustable ergonomic features.




MM Kembla CopperTube: Plumbing & Copper Tube: Refrigeration
GreenTagCert™ LCARate Gold, GreenRate Level A* Certified, copper plumbing and refrigeration tube with high recycled content have achieved GreenTagCert™ LCARate Gold, GreenRate Level A Certification.



ALCAS Conference 2013
The conference will run from 14/03/13 to 18/03/13 at the Novotel Sydney Manly Pacific Hotel.








World Building Congress 2013
The CIB World Building Congress will be held in Brisbane from 5-9 May 2013. Read more...



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