Fit For Purpose:
The product shall be exterior commercial and residential drainage stainless steel architectural drains and grates.
The product shall have been fully evaluated as conforming to ATS 5200.040:2005 Technical Specification for plumbing and drainage products, Part 040: Waste pipe connection outlets and gratings, separate or integral.
The product should conform to the WaterMark Level 2 requirements and hold a valid WaterMark certificate.
In respect to load bearing, the product shall be subjected to the load test in accordance with AS 1589-2001 test, and pass the test without cracking or breaking.
In respect to thermal resistance, the linear floor waste drain product should be subjected to the thermal cycling (dipping) test in accordance with AS 2887-2002, and pass the test without cracking or degeneration of the channel when stainless steel grate is installed.
The product shall:
a) Be Global GreenTagCert™ LCARate Gold (Streamlined) Certified achieving the GreenTagCert™ EcoPoint score of 0.34 or better.
b) Greenhouse Gas Impacts: Product shall demonstrate the public reporting of comprehensive product life cycle greenhouse gas footprint based on a per functional unit in accordance with ISO 14064:2006 and/or PAS 0250:2008 with the following performance.
It shall have a GreenTag SAC2 score of less than 0.50
c) Human Health (Toxicity): Product shall comply with Global GreenTag ESCAP and subject to a risk assessment not contain greater than 0.1% of any compound classified by the IARC as a Class 1, 2, 2A or 2B carcinogen, or classified by EU Directive 2001/59/EC as a Category 1, 2 or 3 Mutagen, or classified by EU Directive 2001/59/EC as a Category 1, 2, 3 or 4 Teratogen.
It shall have a GreenTag SAC3 score of less than 0.10
d) GreenTag LCA EcoPoints: Product shall have undergone the GreenTag LCARate Certification and achieved GreenTag LCA EcoPOINT score consisting of the weighted results of the Life Cycle Anlysis over the potential life of an eco-preferred building material, compared to a 'Business as Usual' or typical product used within the market, typically over a 50 year cycle of use in a building including maintenance, cleaning and replacement.
It shall have a GreenTag SAC4 score of less than 0.21
e) Biodiversity - Physical Impacts: Product shall demonstrate public reporting of their physical biodiversity impacts associated with the raw material extraction and manufacturing of the product.
It shall have a GreenTag SAC5 score of less than 0.25
f) Corporate Social Responsibility: Product shall demonstrate legal compliance to Australian social and environmental legislation and provide evidence of Compliant Environmental Claims (according to ISO 14021).
It shall have a GreenTag SAC6 score of less than 0.70
The product shall:
a) Be certified as LEVEL A under a Green Building Council of Australia recognised third party certification system.
b) Health and Ecotoxicity: Product shall comply with Global GreenTag ESCAP and subject to a risk assessment not contain greater than 0.1% of any compound classified by the IARC as a Class 1, 2, 2A or 2B carcinogen, or classified by EU Directive 2001/59/EC as a Category 1, 2 or 3 Mutagen, or classified by EU Directive 2001/59/EC as a Category 1, 2, 3 or 4 Terratogen.
c) Social and Environmental Requirements: Product shall demonstrate legal compliance to Australian social and environmental legislation and provide evidence of Compliant Environmental Claims (according to ISO 14021).
d) Durability: Product shall demonstrate compliance with all relevant Fit for Purpose requirements and provide replacement parts for the useful life of the product.
e) End of Life: Product shall demonstrate design for disassembly capability of a minimum of 90% where supplier shall demonstrate appropriate design for disassembly strategies that ensure products are designed in a way that enable their easy separation into recyclable units to improve end of life recycling (where relevant). Supplier shall provide contractual arrangements with the customer to take products back at the end of the products in-use phase for some form of refurbishment, reuse, or recycling.
f) VOC's: Product shall be compliant to VOC and TVOC levels in accordance with ASTM D5116 and complies as a minimum with the following TVOC emissions limits:
- i. Total VOC limit 0.5mg/m2/hour
- ii. 4-PC (4-Phenylcyclohexene) 0.05mg/m2 per hour.