Fall 2010 Product Spec Guide


Interior Products

the starburst line of tables from phillips collection is made from environmentally friendly wood, vine, bark, branch, and renewable resources. five options are available: dining table (42" wide and long and 33" high), a bar table (59" wide by 18" long by 41" high), a barstool (16" wide by 14" long by 39" high), and two coffee tables, one 39" in diameter and 16" high, and the other 40" wide and long by 16" high. phillipscollection.com

Phillips Collection Starburst Tables

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

american standard now includes hand showers in its flowise collection. the expanded flowise line is designed to meet water-saving needs, and a family of four can save about 11,000 gallons of water annually by replacing an older showerhead with one of its 1.5gpm models, according to the company. three-function showerheads and hand showers offer a 1.5gpm turbine spray as well as a full spray and a combination of the full and turbine sprays, both of which consume a maximum 2gpm. the collection comes in polished chrome, blackened bronze, polished brass, stainless steel, and satin nickel. americanstandard-us.com

American Standard FloWise Collection Expands

The expanded collection now includes hand showers.

ecolibrium rubber wall base from johnsonite, a tarkett company, is manufactured with a proprietary compound that combines rubber, olefin, and natural filler (walnut and oyster shells). the walnut shell dust and oyster shells reduce the amount of necessary fillers and colorants. containing more than 5% of its total weight in rapidly renewable materials along with pre-consumer recycled content, ecolibrium coordinates with all johnsonite systems and can be installed with the companys adhesives. it comes in 32 standard colormatch colors and has a smooth surface. johnsonite.com

Johnsonite Ecolibrium

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

designed for locations where reliable electricity is not available, the bts 33 from biolet toilet systems is a composting toilet. a drain tube handles all excess liquids and capacity can be increased by adding a 120v ac or 12v dc fan and extra composting bins. the toilet measures 17-1/2" wide by 25" high by 29" deep with a 19-1/4" seat height. shipping weight is 49 pounds. biolet.com

BioLet Toilet Systems BTS 33

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

tandus floorings district, designed by suzanne tick, uses basic geometric forms influenced by the paintings of piet mondrian. available as both a modular carpet and powerbonda hybrid resilient sheet flooringdistrict comes in three patterns and 17 colors. both are made with antron lumena solution-dyed type 6,6 nylon. modular sizes include 18", 24", and 36" squares. powerbond is installed in 6' by 100' sheets, and it has one of the lowest embodied energy ratings of any flooring. available backings include er3, made from recycled content, and ethos polymer, made from the film used in recycled safety glass and windshields. tandus.com

Tandus Flooring District

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

mtiwhirlpools transitional line of bath furniture is able to complement both contemporary and traditional bath fixtures. made with fsc-certified hardwoods, the line is low-voc and low-hap. ¨they are available with optional hardwood tops, and each piece is customizable from interior and exterior finishes to decorative front panels that include linen, exotic zebrawood, and antique mirror. drawers include dovetail-joined construction, and doors and drawers feature soft-close hardware.the vanity shown includes an aphrodite shell design from wallcovering manufacturer maya romanoff and a tropical veneer. mtiwhirlpools.com

MTI Transitional Line

Bath furniture made with FSC-certified hardwoods.


Karastan Contract Pretty Concrete

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

diamond spas verrio lavatory sink is constructed of 16-gauge stainless steel (also available in copper) and features a sleek look with an integrated towel bar and an invisible sloped slot drain. it measures 30" by 19" by 4". all of diamond spas stainless steel sinks are fabricated with recycled sheet metal, and the companys stainless steel sinks are between 60% and 80% recyclable, while its copper sinks are made of between 90% and 95% recycled copper. diamondspas.com

Diamond Spas Verrio Lavatory Sink

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

usg corp.s mars healthcare ceiling panels contain between 76% and 77% recycled content and have a high-reflective finish (lr 0.89) that reduces energy use. designed for healthcare applicationssuch as patient rooms, nurses stations, emergency rooms, and corridorsit meets fda ceiling standards for being smooth, durable, and easily cleanable. its monolithic, nondirectional form reduces installation time and waste, and it has a 30-year warranty against visible sag, bacteria, mild, and mold. mars healthcare also meets usda/fsis guidelines for food-processing areas. usg.com

USG Mars Healthcare Ceiling Panels

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

commercially rated ceramic metallic tile from imagine tile mimics the look of metals by mixing real metallic elements into the glaze. it is available in four colors (copper, stainless steel, nickel, and bronze) and four sizes (16" square, 8" square, 4" square, and 3" by 6"), with additional sizes on special order. the tile is offered in flat designs currently, but imagine tile plans to release brushed swirl and linear in the future. imaginetile.com

Imagine Tile Metallic Tile

Commercially rated ceramic tiles use real metallic elements.


Coalesse SW_1 Furnishings

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

beautiful abandon from lees carpets, a brand of the mohawk group, is inspired by examples of urban neglect, from rust-covered storefronts to deserted warehouses. the modular collection is made up of 15 hues and three patterns, character lines, city fragments, and vacant beauty, with coordinating custom patterns available. the carpet is manufactured with duracolor, a fiber system that provides permanent stain resistance. the collection is also cri green label plus and nsf 140 gold certified. its backing is lees integrated cushion thermobond with recycled content, which contains 35% pre-consumer recycled content. at the end of its lifetime, the carpet can be reclaimed and recycled. themohawkgroup.com

Lees Carpets Beautiful Abandon

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

the f7000 waterfree urinal by falcon waterfree technologies has a splash-free bowl design created by a new shape for the interior of the bowl. saving up to 40,000 gallons of fresh water per year, according to the company, the fixture has a low purchase and lifecycle cost. it also reduces carbon footprints by eliminating the energy-intensive transport and treatment of water that is required for water-flushing urinals. it is suitable for both new construction and restroom upgrades. falconwaterfree.com

Falcon Waterfree Technologies F7000 Waterfree Urinal

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

ecosense is a new lower-weight option for the merit line of carpet from durkan, a brand of the mohawk group. at just 26 ounces, which is 6 ounces lighter than standard tufted carpets, it has a smaller environmental impact by using fewer raw materials in its manufacture and having lower fuel and transportation costs. it also contains 25% recycled content. it is available in two style groupings: clean grid, a patterned cut-loop running line design in 12 colors, and stripe, offered in 26 patterns and eight colors. themohawkgroup.com

Durkan EcoSense

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

the compass system, a collaboration between herman miller healthcare and continuum, is a modular furniture collection designed for healthcare applications. it can be assembled, disassembled, and reconfigured without room demolition or care interruption. sinks are designed to reduce splashing (and thereby the possibility of infection) and seamless surfaces minimize potential for contamination. pieces are raised off the floor for great cleanability. the collection contains 58% recycled content. hermanmiller.com/compass

Herman Miller Compass System

A modular furniture collection for healthcase applications.

carnegies urban metallic wallcovering collection uses metallic inks and, as part of the surface iq line, has received mbdc cradle-to-cradle silver and scs indoor advantage gold certifications. the collection comes in five patterns, all of which are made with tpo technology. glints seven styles feature intersecting lines; helios, with intersecting circles, midas with five standard colors; splendor with metallic branches and polka dots; and meta as a coordinate accent. carnegiefabrics.com

Carnegie Urban Metallic Wallcovering

Using metallic inks and comes in five patterns.

manufactured by shaw contract group, 18x36 is a rectangular carpet tile on ecoworx backing that contains 40% pre-consumer recycled content and can be recycled by shaw at no cost at the end of its lifetime. the surface is made of eco solution q nylon, which contains 25% pre-consumer recycled content, and is completely recyclable into new nylon. tiles in the collection come in a unique shape (18" wide by 36" long) and in five patterns: fade, blur, overlay, laser cut, and scale. shawcontractgroup.com

Shaw 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.

designed by clodagh signature, the sense27 collection from watermark designs now includes a water-saving hands-free proximity faucet. it is available in two options: single-lever or a widespread with temperature-control handles. the collection comes in a variety of finishes, including polished chrome, copper flash, ebony, and gun metal, and also includes tub sets, shower trimmings and fittings, and lavatory sets. watermark-designs.com

Watermark Designs Sense27 Collection

Water-saving bath fixtures in a variety of finishes.

bamboo hues from usfcontract are the first bamboo floors to be certified by greenguard, children & schools. as such, it can be used to garner points in chps best practices manual for k12 schools, leed, green guide for healthcare, nahb green building guidelines, and green globes, regreen. offered in 36 colors, the flooring comes in four strand-woven bases: natural or spice strand and horizontal or vertical corboo (a strand-woven bamboo from usfcontract that is infused with cork). usfcontract.com

USFContract Bamboo Hues

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