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Oct 22, 2014
Charolotte, N.C.

Committed to Sustainability: AdvanTech® Flooring and ZIP System ® Sheathing and Tape Are the First Products of Their Kind to Receive Environmental Product Declarations Charlotte, N.C. – October 22, 2014 – Huber Engineered Woods’ flagship products, AdvanTech® flooring and ZIP System® sheathing and tape, are the first premium subflooring and combination wood structural panel and water resistive barrier panel brands to receive environmental product declarations (EPD), respectively.The company submi ...

Oct 22, 2014
EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass.

EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass. – Excel Dryer, Inc., manufacturer of the original, patented, high-speed, energy-efficient XLERATOR® hand dryer, will debut a new booth at the 2014 Greenbuild trade show taking place at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, La., from Oct. 22-23.“As a manufacturer of sustainable solutions for the building, design and construction industry we felt it was time that our trade show booth reflected our values,” said Excel Dryer Vice President of Marketing, Willia ...

Oct 22, 2014
EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass.

The Sanitary Maintenance Distributor Choice Awards Program recognizes the most innovative, practical and cost-effective supply products of the year EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass. - Excel Dryer, Inc., manufacturer of the original, patented, high-speed, energy-efficient XLERATOR® and XLERATOReco® hand dryers, today announced that the XLERATOR hand dryer with the HEPA Filtration System was selected as a 2014 Sanitary Maintenance Distributor Choice Award winner. The Sanitary Maintenance Distributor Choice A ...

Oct 22, 2014
EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass.

K-12 and higher education facilities participate in third annual Green Apple Day of Service with the installation of high-speed, energy-efficient Green Apple XLERATOR® hand dryers EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass. – Excel Dryer, Inc., manufacturer of the original, patented, high-speed, energy-efficient XLERATOR® and new XLERATOReco® hand dryers, today announced several installations of high-speed, energy-efficient Green Apple XLERATOR® hand dryers on behalf of the third annual Green Apple Day of Service. G ...

Oct 22, 2014
EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass.

 New ADA-compliant hand dryer features sleek, slender design to compliment any washroom and meets the needs of ADA regulations of a less-than-four-inch protrusion from the wall EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass. – Excel Dryer, Inc., manufacturer of the original, patented, high-speed, energy-efficient XLERATOR® hand dryer, introduces the new ThinAir® hand dryer at the 2014 Greenbuild trade show taking place at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, La., from Oct. 22-23. The entire Excel Dryer ...
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Oct 22, 2014
EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass.

 Life Cycle Assessment of the XLERATOR hand dryer cited as exemplary research and product development on behalf of sustainable commercial building and design EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass. – The sustainable commercial building community is inundated with marketing about “green” products as alternatives to traditional solutions, many of which are false claims. In an effort to preserve the environment and the authenticity of sustainable products, U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) fellow, Penny Bonda, re ...

Oct 06, 2014
Tuscaloosa, Alabama

 Phifer’s new SheerWeave Performance + collection welcomes Style 2500 to this family of high-tech interior sun control fabrics.                         A 1 percent open basketweave fabric, Style 2500 joins styles 2390 and 2410 in a range that combines the performance of a traditional SheerWeave fabric  “plus” the highly reflective properties of a metallized coating. Using the latest technology in metallized coatings, Performance + fabrics act as a shield at the window, blocking the sun’s rays an ...

Oct 06, 2014
Tuscaloosa, Alabama

  Leading the charge in the production of innovative, high performance sun control fabrics, Phifer Incorporated ushers in the next generation of green window shading solutions with SheerWeave Style 4000, 4100 and 4400 series fabrics made with sustainable DOW ECOLIBRIUM™ Bio-Based Plasticizers. Phifer is the first and only window coverings manufacturer with exclusive DOW ECOLIBRIUM ™ in its fabrics. “Our SheerWeave® interior sun control fabrics were the first to be GREENGUARD Certified,” said Mar ...

Oct 06, 2014
Tuscaloosa, Alabama

 As commercial design trends continue to lean toward the contemporary – open spaces and sleek surfaces with the use of more glass and exposed ceilings – and with LEED objectives in mind, architects have been met with new acoustical challenges. Phifer is excited to offer three shade fabric options to address acoustical needs within the commercial and office environment. SheerWeave® BASIC 3%, Style 2500 and Performance + Style 2500 interior sun control fabrics show beneficial performance ratings o ...

Oct 06, 2014
Tuscaloosa, Alabama

  Phifer is excited to unveil a third option in its eco-friendly SheerWeave Infinity2 range of 100 percent recyclable, PVC- and lead-free window shade fabrics. This new 1 percent open, full basketweave fabric joins 3 and 5 percent options in the sustainable Infinity2 window treatment line. Emulating the look and engineering of standard SheerWeave fabrics, Infinity2’s yarn coating is developed from the same compound family as its core yarn, the only core yarn – synthetic or natural – that is born ...

Oct 06, 2014
Tuscaloosa, Alabama

  Phifer, the first and only window coverings manufacturer with Microban technology in its fabrics, now offers more than 25 SheerWeave styles, constructed from either fiberglass or polyester yarns, infused with Microban antimicrobial protection. These interior sun control fabrics are infused with Microban antimicrobial additives, which provide an additional level of cleanliness protection. Added during the manufacturing process, Microban product protection works continuously for the lifetime of ...

Sep 16, 2014
Wayne, NJ

GAF MAKES TOP 100 PROFESSIONAL BUILDER AND PROFESSIONAL REMODELER 2014 BEST NEW PRODUCTS  WAYNE, NJ (9/16/14) — GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, is proud to announce that its GAF Master Flow® Solar Roof Vent won Professional Builder’s 2014 100 Best New Products and its GAF EnergyGuard™ Polyiso Insulation Sheathing won Professional Remodeler’s 2014 100 Best New Products.                                             The GAF Master Flow® Green Machine™ High-Power Solar Roof Vent fe ...

May 23, 2013
Washington, D.C.

Hanley Wood LLC, the premier media, event, information and strategic marketing services company serving the construction industry and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced today a strategic partnership whereby Hanley Wood has acquired the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo. USGBC will continue to produce Greenbuild’s hallmark programming: the thought-provoking plenaries, industry-leading education, the popular pre-conference sector summits, the USGBC Leadership Awards and o ...

Oct 16, 2014
SAN RAMON, Calif.

Hanley Wood, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and EMerge Alliance announced today that the world’s first Net Zero Zone will be unveiled at the 2014 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo taking place at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans Oct. 22-24, 2014.“Driven by the innovative work of EMerge Alliance and its members, the launch of the new Net Zero Zone will make Greenbuild 2014 the first conference and expo to have exhibition space where booths are fully powered by an o ...

Sep 23, 2014
Dallas, TX

Hanley Wood and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) have announced the speakers for the Opening Plenary of the 2014 Greenbuild Conference and Expo. The Opening Plenary, which takes place at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 22 at the New Orleans Superdome, will feature leading author and environmentalist Paul Hawken; investor, philanthropist, and advanced energy advocate Tom Steyer; and Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley. Hawken, Steyer and Governor O’Malley will take the stage to have a discussi ...

Sep 15, 2014
Dallas, TX

Excitement and buzz are building as the final preparations take place for the 2014 Greenbuild International Conference & Expo, scheduled for Oct. 22-24 at the Morial Convention Center. “Hanley Wood Exhibitions has a long history of producing successful events in New Orleans, and we are thrilled to bring Greenbuild to the Crescent City,” said Lindsay Roberts, Greenbuild Show Director. “The city is always a popular destination with our audience. We’re looking forward to celebrating the progress N ...

Jul 16, 2014
Dallas, TX

Hanley Wood and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) have released the 2013 Greenbuild Sustainability Report, highlighting valuable metrics regarding the impact on energy use and waste management at the 2013 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, held last fall in Philadelphia.The comprehensive report details the sustainability programs implemented in 2013 through a review of all objectives, goals, and best practices. Case studies provide detailed overviews of the processes used to imp ...
 

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