Fall Product Spec Guide 2010 Table of Contents

Multiple ChoiceMultiple Choice

When it comes to the challenge of evaluating sustainable building materials to decide whether a product is "green," context may be king. Read more

The Dispute Over Sustainable WoodThe Dispute Over Sustainable Wood

For years, there has been debate over how the USGBC awards LEED points for sustainably certified wood. Could a resolution be near? Read more

Architectural Metal MeshArchitectural Metal Mesh

Cambridge Architectural produces architectural mesh by weaving metal wire together at its manufacturing facility. Read more

Interior Products
Phillips Collection Starburst TablesPhillips Collection Starburst Tables

Line of tables made with environmentally friendly wood and renewable sources. Read more

American Standard FloWise Collection ExpandsAmerican Standard FloWise Collection Expands

The expanded collection now includes hand showers. Read more

Johnsonite EcolibriumJohnsonite Ecolibrium

Rubber wall base combines rubber, olefin, and natural filler. Read more

BioLet Toilet Systems BTS 33BioLet Toilet Systems BTS 33

A composting toilet for locations where reliable electricity is not available. Read more

Tandus Flooring DistrictTandus Flooring District

Available as a modular carpet and Powerbond sheet flooring, this product has one of the lowest embodied energy ratings of any flooring. Read more

MTI Transitional LineMTI Transitional Line

Bath furniture made with FSC-certified hardwoods. Read more

Karastan Contract Pretty ConcreteKarastan Contract Pretty Concrete

From the Mohawk Group, this broadloom carpet incorporates a new dye with contrasting luster intensities. Read more

Diamond Spas Verrio Lavatory SinkDiamond Spas Verrio Lavatory Sink

Made of 16-gauge stainless steel, the sinks are fabricated of recycled sheet metal. Read more

USG Mars Healthcare Ceiling PanelsUSG Mars Healthcare Ceiling Panels

Made from 76 to 77 percent recycled content, these panels have a high-reflective finish. Read more

Imagine Tile Metallic TileImagine Tile Metallic Tile

Commercially rated ceramic tiles use real metallic elements. Read more

Coalesse SW_1 FurnishingsCoalesse SW_1 Furnishings

New line of furnishings is designed to add style and function to the typical conference room. Read more

Lees Carpets Beautiful AbandonLees Carpets Beautiful Abandon

From the Mohawk Group, this modular carpet is manufactured with Duracolor. Read more

Falcon Waterfree Technologies F7000 Waterfree UrinalFalcon Waterfree Technologies F7000 Waterfree Urinal

A low purchase cost, this urinal also saves up to 40,000 gallons of water per year. Read more

Durkan EcoSenseDurkan EcoSense

New lower-weight option for the Merit line of carpeting. Read more

Herman Miller Compass SystemHerman Miller Compass System

A modular furniture collection for healthcase applications. Read more

Carnegie Urban Metallic WallcoveringCarnegie Urban Metallic Wallcovering

Using metallic inks and comes in five patterns. Read more

Shaw Contract Group 18X36 Carpet TileShaw Contract Group 18X36 Carpet Tile

With an EcoWorks backing, this carpet tiles can be recycled for no cost by Shaw at the end of its lifetime. Read more

Watermark Designs Sense27 CollectionWatermark Designs Sense27 Collection

Water-saving bath fixtures in a variety of finishes. Read more

USFContract Bamboo HuesUSFContract Bamboo Hues

The first bamboo flooring to be certified by Greenguard, Children & Schools. Read more

Envelope Products
Tile of Spain Natucer LifeArqTile of Spain Natucer LifeArq

Porcelain wall system has several different configurations and uses. Read more

Advantage by Wausau Invent WindowsAdvantage by Wausau Invent Windows

Made of aluminum extrusions made from secondary billet with at least 70 percent recycled content. Read more

Cosella-Dörken Proucts Delta-Footing BarrierCosella-Dörken Proucts Delta-Footing Barrier

This membrane creates a capillary break between basement footer and foundation. Read more

Kalwall E-Series WindowsKalwall E-Series Windows

Part of the company's hurricane-resistant fenestration system, the series now includes clear vision glass. Read more

Garland Co. StressPly E Environmental MembraneGarland Co. StressPly E Environmental Membrane

Made of bitumen technology, Kevlar fibers, and polyester/fiberglass reinforcement, the membrane is made of recycled content. Read more

Kolbe Windquest EP WindowsKolbe Windquest EP Windows

Windows with energy performance twice that of Energy Star criteria. Read more

Marazzi Ventilated Wall SystemMarazzi Ventilated Wall System

Porcelain stoneware cladding system can improve energy efficiency by up to one-third. Read more

Centria Smart-R Wall SolutionCentria Smart-R Wall Solution

A line of metal wall products that combines high-performance cladding with panels, windows, louvers, and sunshades. Read more

Carlisle CCW500 Waterproofing MembraneCarlisle CCW500 Waterproofing Membrane

This new hot-applied waterproofing membrane contains 30 percent pre-consumer recycled content. Read more

Major Industries LightBasicMajor Industries LightBasic

Translucent curtain wall with a simplified framing system. Read more

YKK America enerGfaçade MegaTherm XT and YCU 750 TUYKK America enerGfaçade MegaTherm XT and YCU 750 TU

Entrance and curtain wall for commercial use. Read more

Serious Materials Heavy Commercial Serious WindowsSerious Materials Heavy Commercial Serious Windows

Energy-saving windows for commercial applications. Read more

James Hardie HardieTrim NT3 BoardsJames Hardie HardieTrim NT3 Boards

Fiber cement boards that contain no asbestos, glass fibers, or formaldehyde. Read more

Roxul CavityRock DD and MDRoxul CavityRock DD and MD

Two new additions to the CavityRock line serve as continuous insulation for cavity and rainscreen applications. Read more

Kawneer Co. Trifab 451UTKawneer Co. Trifab 451UT

Framing system for commercial façades increases thermal performance. Read more

System Products
MacroAir Technologies MacroVoltaic FanMacroAir Technologies MacroVoltaic Fan

Solar-powered, high-volume, low-speed industrial fan. Read more

Crestron ViridianCrestron Viridian

Software to help builders reduce energy consumption and meet carbon emissions targets. Read more

CPI IntelaSun Dynamic Daylighting and Shading SystemsCPI IntelaSun Dynamic Daylighting and Shading Systems

All-in-one glare and shading control built with Nano-Cell honeycomb and Solablade technology. Read more

ITT e-SV PumpITT e-SV Pump

A new addition to ITT's Goulds Pumps line of stainless steel, vertical multistage pumps. Read more

Leviton LevNet RFLeviton LevNet RF

New wireless management devices with EnOcean technology. Read more

Supra Floors ElastilonSupra Floors Elastilon

A nontoxic and emissions-free membrane allows for stick-and-peel installation of hardwood. Read more

Johnson Controls Model FWJohnson Controls Model FW

Vertical floor-mounted fan-coil unit. Read more

Lutron Electronics Hi-lume 3D Fluorescent Dimming BallastLutron Electronics Hi-lume 3D Fluorescent Dimming Ballast

Compatible with the company's three-wire fluorescent controls and EcoSystem digital components. Read more

Linetec TRINAR Aqua Air Dry System CoatingLinetec TRINAR Aqua Air Dry System Coating

An environmentally responsible coating system for aluminum product finishes. Read more

American Hometec Model AHQ-T 16American Hometec Model AHQ-T 16

Electric tankless water heater designed for midrange hot-water needs. Read more

Humanscale Personal Zone Air PurifierHumanscale Personal Zone Air Purifier

An air purifier designed for contract interior and hospitality applications. Read more

Bluebeam PDF Revu 8.5Bluebeam PDF Revu 8.5

Software to help architecture firms go paperless. Read more

MechoShade Systems EcoVeilMechoShade Systems EcoVeil

A PVC-free antimicrobial shade cloth that can be recycled. Read more

Lighting Products
CP Lighting Tonic PendantsCP Lighting Tonic Pendants

Heated and molded by hand, no two of these fixtures are alike. Read more

BetaLED 304 SeriesBetaLED 304 Series

An LED luminaire that achieves 100 lumens per watt, saving up to 70 percent of energy use. Read more

Winscape LED 32Winscape LED 32

From Winona Lighting, this light matches the output of a 50W PAR halogen lamp. Read more

Nora Lighting PillarNora Lighting Pillar

This 15W LED track fixture saves up to 75 percent over incandescent lighting. Read more

Creative Systems Lighting Eco-Downlight LED K/AT Adjustable LampCreative Systems Lighting Eco-Downlight LED K/AT Adjustable Lamp

This lamp allows light to be focused to create different moods. Read more

The Lighting Quotient LED Architectural Lighting FixtureThe Lighting Quotient LED Architectural Lighting Fixture

This luminaire has an acrylic cover lens that can be interlocked in continuous rows. Read more


A recessed, adjustable LED downlight with interchangeable lenses. Read more

Lithonia Lighting RTLEDLithonia Lighting RTLED

A recessed LED luminaire that delivers ambient white light. Read more

Boyd Lighting LED Halfpipe SconceBoyd Lighting LED Halfpipe Sconce

Inspired by the French Art Deco movement, this LED light has a scallop shape. Read more

LampsPlus LED Light ShowLampsPlus LED Light Show

Users of this light can create their own display using a handheld remote control. Read more

Cooper Lighting Lumiere Boca 696 Ingrade LEDCooper Lighting Lumiere Boca 696 Ingrade LED

This luminaire can rotate 360 degrees and tilt 22.5 degrees. Read more

Intense Lighting MB-LEDIntense Lighting MB-LED

An LED light for retail, restaurants, hospitality, and galleries. Read more

Winona Lighting Winline Linear LED SeriesWinona Lighting Winline Linear LED Series

This line comes in three versions and is suitable for interior and exterior lighting. Read more

Finelite CurveFinelite Curve

A portable LED desk lamp producing nearly 50 lumens per watt. Read more

Qnuru Vector LED Retrofit BulbQnuru Vector LED Retrofit Bulb

Allows specifiers to avoid the extra cost of installing step-down transformers at their service entrance. Read more

Crestron Electronics GLPAC-DIMFLV Integrated Lighting SystemCrestron Electronics GLPAC-DIMFLV Integrated Lighting System

A stand-alone lighting controller for classrooms, conference rooms, and offices. Read more

Outdoor Products
Bison CubeBison Cube

Add seating, planters, or storage to Bison Innovative Products' rooftop deck systems. Read more

Meld USA Plus Plus PaversMeld USA Plus Plus Pavers

These pavers alllow water to reach soil to avoid runoff. Read more

Atlas Block AB CollectionAtlas Block AB Collection

Incorporates up to 36 percent recycled glass and materials in the concrete mix. Read more

Boyd Lighting PhantomBoyd Lighting Phantom

A new sconce lamped with hidden LEDs. Read more

Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies MoistureShield Vantage CollectionAdvanced Environmental Recycling Technologies MoistureShield Vantage Collection

Wood-plastic composite laminate line of decking made from recycled content. Read more

Firestone Building Products SkyScapeFirestone Building Products SkyScape

Vegetative roof system with integrated irrigation and erosion control. Read more

Edwin Blue RiseEdwin Blue Rise

New collection of furniture offered in two varieties of hardwood. Read more

Kim Lighting Archetype LEDKim Lighting Archetype LED

Parking lot and entrance lights come in two sizes. Read more

Phillips Collection Nature's PlantersPhillips Collection Nature's Planters

Planters made from natural materials, such as banana leaves. Read more

Larson Electronics SPLED-5Larson Electronics SPLED-5

A solar-powered area light with a 12-hour-runtime battery. Read more

Forms + Surfaces Trio Pedestrian LightingForms + Surfaces Trio Pedestrian Lighting

Line of furniture with a high-recycled content. Read more

HessAmerica PasadenaHessAmerica Pasadena

A pole-mounted luminaire for pedestrian and street-lighting areas. Read more

Nicolock Eco-Ridge PaversNicolock Eco-Ridge Pavers

Permeable pavers that offer the look of natural stone. Read more

Material Products

Multilaminar wood veneers made of nontoxic components and sustainable wood. Read more

Meld MicroMeld Micro

A cement-based surfacing material made from up to 74 percent recycled particles. Read more

3form Gecko Textile3form Gecko Textile

This adhesive textile adheres to any glass surface. Read more

Wilsonart Contract Laminate Go WavyWilsonart Contract Laminate Go Wavy

This high-pressure laminate is manfactured from well-managed forests and recycled sources. Read more

Móz Designs BlendzMóz Designs Blendz

A new color treatment for these architectural panels, useful in decorative locations. Read more

Pollmeier Superior Red Heart BeechPollmeier Superior Red Heart Beech

The company's grade beech is available in a new color. Read more

Weyerhaeuser Pro Series LumberWeyerhaeuser Pro Series Lumber

Part of the iLevel line, all pieces are certified by the Sustainable Forestry Initiative standard. Read more

EcoGlass from Bendheim and Stone SourceEcoGlass from Bendheim and Stone Source

This large-format back-painted glass is made of up to 40 percent post-consumer recycled content. Read more

Eliane EcocementEliane Ecocement

Cement made from 20 percent recycled content that contributes to LEED points. Read more

Calstar Bricks and PaversCalstar Bricks and Pavers

Made with 40 percent recycled content, these bricks and pavers generate 80 percent less carbon dioxide. Read more

LG Hausys America HI-MACSLG Hausys America HI-MACS

A nonporous and seamless surface designed for commercial interior applications. Read more

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope i-GlassOldcastle BuildingEnvelope i-Glass

Decorative glass product allows specifiers to print on glass in full color. Read more


Cardiff Interchange Cardiff Interchange

Foster + Partners

Second HomeSecond Home


Art in the CityArt in the City

Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition, Moreau Kusunoki


Office for Political Innovation

Indefinite HangarIndefinite Hangar

Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)

Nouveau Stade de Bordeaux Nouveau Stade de Bordeaux

Herzog & de Meuron

8600 Wilshire8600 Wilshire

MAD Architects

Tor di Valle RomaTor di Valle Roma

Studio Libeskind

Garage Museum of Contemporary ArtGarage Museum of Contemporary Art

Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)

La Casa Supportive Housing ProjectLa Casa Supportive Housing Project

Studio Twenty Seven Architecture, LEO A DALY

Principal Riverwalk Hub SpotPrincipal Riverwalk Hub Spot

Substance Architecture

Pleated HousePleated House

Johnsen Schmaling Architects

Centennial ChromographCentennial Chromograph

Variable Projects

Quonochontaug HouseQuonochontaug House

Bernheimer Architecture

The Lawn on DThe Lawn on D

Sasaki Associates

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