Global GreenTagCert™ Bronze GreenRate Level C Certified, the "Bricks for the Future" range of bricks which are available in different colours and surface finishes.
Island Block & Paving is an independent manufacturer of concrete masonry products who are based in Tasmania and distribute throughout Australia. The company is quality assured to ISO 9001:2008 and operates a compliant OHS Management System to AS/NZS: 4801.
Bricks for the Future is manufactured with 36.5% recycled glass aggregate, which is a by-product derived from recycled glass container bottles. The use of recycled glass in products results in reduction of cement usage, and further reduces CO2 emissions. It also provides a cost-effective reduction in the total amount of mixed glass waste being sent to landfill.
The product is GreenTag GreenRate Level C Certified under Scheme C6.
The product is also GreenTag LCARate Bronze Certified achieving the GreenTag EcoPoint score of 0.75 and meets the following criteria:
For Bronze: Product passes the ES CAP assessment process.
In this instance the 'Bronze' rating is a result of no LCA having been performed.
See 'Detailed Assessment' tab above for more detailed assessment of the product.
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