Fall 2010 Product Spec Guide


Material Products

mw ecozero, a new line of multilaminar wood veneers by tabu, distributed by wtp collection, is made of nontoxic components and sustainable wood. manufactured without urea-formaldehyde-based glues, the veneers are made with forest stewardship council pure-certified wood and are suited for any interior use. mw ecozero is available in eight styles, all inspired by the wind. they are bora grey, chinook grey, wenge ghibli, teak khamsin, walnut harmattan, meltemi palm, zebrano fohn, and reshabar ebony. each piece measures 10' by 2'. wtpcollection.com


Multilaminar wood veneers made of nontoxic components and sustainable wood.

micro from meld usa is a cement-based surfacing material made of up to 74% recycled particles. available in two forms (slabs and tailor-made), micro is ready to install. in slab form, it is available in a standard size of 30" by 96" by 1-1/2". in its tailor-made form, micro can accommodate almost any design request (from countertops to tabletops to tiles to 3d objects, such as sinks and furniture) through melds in-house custom works capabilities. six colors are standard, with custom finishes available. meldusa.com

Meld Micro

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

3forms gecko adhesive textile allows users to update a space without wasteful and costly remodeling. adhering to any glass surface, it can be removed and reapplied easily, allowing for greater design flexibility than laminated glass. gecko, part of the companys ready-to-go line, is customizable and available in a variety of patterns and colors. it requires no glue or bondings, emits no vocs, can be installed using water, is made of polyester, and can be cleaned with a mild detergent. 3-form.com

3form Gecko Textile

This adhesive textile adheres to any glass surface.

go wavy from wilsonart contract laminate is designed for healthcare and education facilities. the high-pressure laminate is manufactured with materials from well-managed forests and recycled sources, and is certified by scientific certification systems for recycled content. it is forest stewardship council chain-of-custody and greenguard children and schools certified, and comes in seven colors: pomegranate, eggplant, tangerine, sweet corn, sprout, kiwi, and blue agave. go wavy designs coordinate with wilsonarts woodgrains and its tea, luna, solid surface global spa, and global gourmet series. wilsonartcontract.com

Wilsonart Contract Laminate Go Wavy

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

a new variegated color treatment for mz designs architectural panels, blendz is typically applied as decorative elements to walls, ceilings, column covers, reception centers, counter fronts, soffits, elevators, and other architectural surfaces. applied to solid-core aluminum, blendz panels are fabricated from 80% postindustrial content. they come in a 4'-by-8' standard size and seven color groups, and 14 patterns. more than 300 combinations of colors and patterns are available, as are special protective finishes (gloss or satin) for high-traffic areas. mozdesigns.com

Móz Designs Blendz

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

pollmeiers grade beech is now available in a new line, superior red heart. pollmeiers beech is made from renewable wood grown in german sustainable forests (the wood is certified by the programme for the endorsement of forest certification). organic and natural-looking, red heart boards offer color variations from light honey-brown tones to slightly darker reddish-brown, have consistent moisture content for board stability, are durable and machineable, and take a variety of finishes. typical applications include flooring, furniture, and other wood products. pollmeier-flooring.com

Pollmeier Superior Red Heart Beech

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

weyerhaeusers pro series lumber, part of the companys ilevel line, carries a green approved rating from the national association of home builders research center for use under the national green building standard. all pieces are also certified to the sustainable forestry initiative standard. weyerhaeusers proprietary technology and quality-control checks remove boards that have a greater tendency to eventually crook, twist, or bow, and pro series lumber is treated with a mold inhibitor to help it stay clean and bright. ilevel.com

Weyerhaeuser Pro Series Lumber

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

ecoglass, a collaboration between bendheim and stone source, is a collection of large-format, back-painted architectural glass composed of 25% to 40% post-consumer recycled content. the glass is made with a proprietary color-coating process that uses isocyanate-free pigments, allowing it to be free of vocs. available in sheet sizes up to 60" by 120", ecoglass is offered in five texturesbamboo, cast, coral, gothic, and solarand 14 finishes, including neutral, metallic, pearlescent, and bold colors. custom colors and cut-to-size fabrication are also available. stonesource.com

EcoGlass from Bendheim and Stone Source

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

elianes ecocement collection is constructed with 20% pre-consumer recycled content. the tile line, designed for commercial or residential building walls and floors, is made with a silk-screen production process, resulting in a satiny, natural, and lifelike finish. ecocement is available in two sizes (18" by 36" and 18" square) and three colors. ecocement can contribute to leed points. www.elianeusa.com

Eliane Ecocement

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

calstar bricks and pavers are made with 40% recycled content in a production process that generates 85% less carbon dioxide and uses 85% less energy than traditional fired clay. made with fly ash, a byproduct of the utility industry, the bricks and pavers come in eight colors, one size (4" by 8"), and two finishes. when specified for a 100,000-unit project, according to the company, calstars pavers can save 210 tons of new raw material mining and 40 tons of carbon dioxide emissions. calstarproducts.com

Calstar Bricks and Pavers

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

hi-macs galaxy, from lg hausys americas surfaces division, now comes in eight colors with large transparent chips. the nonporous and seamless solid surface is designed for interior applications (including residential, hospitality, healthcare, education, and retail design) and has achieved greenguard indoor air quality and children & schools certification for low-emitting materials. it comes in standard 1/2" thicknesses and 30"-by-145" sheets. custom lengths are available. it comes with a 15-year warranty. lghausys.com

LG Hausys America HI-MACS

A nonporous and seamless surface designed for commercial interior applications.

decorative i-glass from oldcastle buildingenvelope allows specifiers to have any image (including likenesses of wood or marble) printed on glass in full color. rather than screen printing, i-glass prints digital images (up to 360 dpi in resolution) directly on heat-treated, monolithic, laminated, and insulating glass. suitable for interior and exterior applications, i-glass comes in a 12"-square minimum size and a 96"-by-144" maximum size. glass thicknesses range from 1/8" to 1/2". oldcastlebe.com

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope i-Glass

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