We Use Recycled Material
Our product line is manufactured from recycled plastics – HDPE and HIPP. All our fabric backing comes from recycled sources. UV inhibitors are added to the recycled resin.
100% Post-Consumer Recycled Content*
Grasspave2, Gravelpave2, Draincore2 , and Slopetame3 are made from are made from 100% post-consumer recycled content. Recycled content is gathered from post-consumer sources, re-pelletized, and then used for our product line. Post-consumer credit is 100% of total weight for LEED™ MRC
100% Pre-Consumer Recycled Content*
Rainstore3 is made from are made from 100% pre-consumer recycled content. Recycled content is gathered from pre-consumer sources, re-pelletized, and then used for our product line. Pre-consumer credit is 50% of total weight for LEED™ MRC
Please call us at 800-233-1510 so we may varify the shipment, processing, and procedure for LEED™ MRC points.
Example LEED™ MRC 5 Points – Post-Consumer
Recycled resin for Gray Gravelpave2 comes from post-consumer sources in Houston, TX 77001. Post-consumer credit is 100% of the total weight for LEED™ MRC.
For Example: 20,000 sq ft of a Gravelpave2 parking lot:
20,000 x .3796 lbs/sq ft = 7592.59 lbs of recycled plastic
7592.59 x 100% post-industrial credit
= 7592.59 lbs of recycled material for credit.
LEED™ MRC 5 Points Example – Pre-Consumer
Recycled resin for Rainstore3 comes from pre-consumer sources in Houston, TX 77001. Pre-consumer credit is 50% of the total weight for LEED™ MRC.
For Example: 1,000 units of Rainstore3 Stormwater Detention System
1,000 x 14 lbs/unit = 14,000 lbs of recycled plastic
14,000 x 50% pre-consumer credit
= 7000 lbs of recycled material for credit.
480 pounds of recycled plastic (HDPE) consumed and kept out of landfills for every 1080 sq. ft (100 sq. meters) of Grasspave2, Draincore2, Slopetame3, or Black Gravelpave2.
Supplied anchors for Gravelpave2 are made from 100% recycled steel.
Each Rainstore3 unit (1m x 1m x 0.1m) contains 14 pounds of recycled plastic (HDPE or HIPP)