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Stormtech Pty Ltd – Slimline All Stainless Steel Exterior Drainage System Series

 

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Global GreenTagCert™ LCARate Gold (Streamlined), GreenRate Level A Certified, patented Stormtech Slimline series of architectural drains and grates made from stainless steel for high performance exterior commercial and residential drainage applications.

 

 

 

 

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The product has achieved LCARate Gold (Streamlined) and GreenRate Level A for GBCA third party certification.

 

PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS

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** Stormtech Slimline Product brochure and Technical Information Section

 

GreenTagCert™ LCARate Assessment

SAC1_Integrated_Design_Synergy

StormtechSlimline All Stainless Steel Exterior Drainage System Series has not been assessed under this criterion. Product does not create synergy within other building systems and hence this SAC is deemed 'Not Applicable'.

SAC2_LCA_Greenhouse

Stormtech Slimline All Stainless Steel Exterior Drainage System Series has been attributed a score of 0.50 on a scale of -1 to 1 where 0 is neutral and 1 is worst case BAU under SAC-2 Life Cycle Assessment - Greenhouse. The lower the score, the better the product performs in this category. Product achieves Green house gas emissions (GGE) of 21 Kg CO2-e/linear meter of drainage system used over the lifespan of 50 years.

GGE are comprised of negative impacts from CO2 and other greenhouse gases emitted as well as positive impacts from sink effects where the product or material comprises carbon bound up from the atmosphere.

SAC3_LCA_Health

Stormtech Slimline All Stainless Steel exterior Drainage System Series has been attributed a score of 0.10 on a scale of 0 to 1 where 0 is neutral and 1 is worst case BAU under SAC-3 Life Cycle Assessment - Health. The lower the score, the better the product performs in this category.

CAUTIONARY ASSESSMENT PROCESS (ESCAP)

Issues of Concern / Red Lights

The products have successfully passed the Ecospecifier Cautionary Assessment Process (ESCAP) and no issues of concern or red lights comments exist regarding the toxicity of the products. The manufacturer of Stormtech Slimline All Stainless Steel Exterior Drainage System Series has a non-certified EMS and has demonstrated a commitment to continuous improvement of environmental practices.

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Life Cycle Assessment - Global GreenTag LCA EcoPoints

Stormtech Slimline All Stainless Steel Exterior Drainage System Series has been attributed a score of 0.21 on a scale of 0 to 1 where 0 is neutral and 1 is worst case BAU under SAC-4 Life Cycle Assessment - LCA EcoPoints, based on the comparison to the Business as Usual (BAU) exterior drainage system.

Stormtech Pty Ltd, the manufacturer of the product, has undergone a Life Cycle Assessment of its Stormtech Slimline All Stainless Steel Exterior Drainage System Series with data representing the product's supply chain, but elected not to proceed with the onsite audit of its manufacturing facility, which is recognised by the GreenTag Rating with a 'Streamlined' attribute.

An LCA EcoPoint within the Global GreenTag Standard is the weighted results of the Cradle to End of Life LCA analysis of the building material, compared to a 'Business as Usual' or typical worst case scenario product used within the market.  The LCA EcoPoint score for a product is determined by product raw materials composition, manufacturing processes and transportation impacts and includes any required preparation and directly associated components.

The life cycle impacts considered by the LCA EcoPoint score include:

  • Energy and Fuel use
  • Air Pollution
  • Ozone Depletion
  • Human Health
  • Ecosystem Quality
  • Eco-Toxins and Waste
  • Resource Depletion
  • Water Pollution

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Biodiversity - Physical Impacts

Stormtech Slimline All Stainless Steel Exterior Drainage System Series has been attributed a score of 0.25 on a scale of -1 to 1 where 0 is neutral and 1 is worst case BAU under SAC-5 Biodiversity - Physical Impacts (non-LCA). The biodiversity impacts associated with the product stem from iron ore extraction and are localised.

SAC6_CSR

Stormtech Slimline All Stainless Steel Exterior Drainage System Series has been attributed a score of 0.70 of a scale of 0 to 1 where 0 is best case scenario and 1 is worst case BAU under SAC-6 Corporate Social Responsibility.

LEGAL COMPLIANCE
Stormtech Pty Ltd has not been involved in any litigation in the past 5 years and has demonstrated compliance with relevant social and environmental legislative or other legal requirements.

ENVIRONMENTAL CLAIMS
Yes, supplier public claims on products' environmental performance are verified as compliant with ISO 14021 'Environmental Labels and Declarations - Self-Declared Environmental Claims' (Type II Environmental Labelling requirements).

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ASSESSMENT COMPARISON
Stormtech Slimline All Stainless Steel Exterior Drainage System Series has been compared to a composite exterior drainage system consisting of anodised aluminium architectural grate and galvanised steel fittings, which serves as the business as usual for the exterior stormwater and wastewater drainage product category.  The life cycle inventory data compiled for the BAU product was obtained from industry studies.

GreenTagCert™ GreenRate Assessment

PAC-1 GHG

As per SAC2 - LCA Greenhouse.

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As per SAC3 - LCA - Health.

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DATA COLLECTION

Environmental Management Systems (EMS)
The company operates under a non-certified EMS at their manufacturing facility.

PAC-4Water

Stormtech Pty Ltd underwent the LCA for Stormtech Slimline All Stainless Steel Exterior Drainage System Series, with water footprint of the product to be found equal to 278.23L per linear meter of drainage system used over the lifespan of 50 years (not including water discharged using the product over its lifespan).

PAC-5Social&Env

As per SAC6 - Corporate Social Responsibility.

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FITNESS FOR PURPOSE
Product demonstrates compliance with ATS 5200.040:2005 'Technical Specification for plumbing and drainage products, Part 040: Waste pipe connection outlets and gratings, separate or integral' Standard requirements for waste fittings, and with other relevant national fitness for purpose standards.

Please see the 'Green Specifications' tab above for more details.

REPLACEMENT PARTS
Stormtech™ stocks replacement parts for all products. Replacement parts are available directly at Stormtech™ or through distributors.

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PRODUCT STEWARDSHIP PROGRAM
Yes, Stormtech Pty Ltd offers a publically available Product Stewardship Program (PSP) for Stormtech™ Slimline All Stainless Steel Exterior Drainage System Series, which entails arrangements with their customers to take back products at the end of the product's in-use phase. The company will provide appropriate arrangements to collect off-cuts and end-of-life products for recycling into new products or recycling by an external facility (collection service is currently limited to the metro areas of Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne).

DESIGN FOR DISASSEMBLY
The product can be easily disassembled, with parts consisting of homogenous materials and being fully recyclable.

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Product does not adversely affect Indoor Environment Quality.

Information last verified on 3 February 2015.  Certification valid until 7 February 2017.

 

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Promotes safety and security

Reduced visual disturbance

Improved Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S)

Habitat & Biodiversity Conservation

Reduced aquatic impacts

Resource Depletion

Durability

Extended Producer Responsibility scheme (EPR)

Corporate Responsibility

Legal Compliance

Environmental Management System (EMS)

Other Vital Signs

Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)

Ecolabel / Certification

Certification Mark

Independent LCA

Documented manufacturer claims

Expert Assessment