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
Jennifer Brite is a design journalist and public-health scientist who is currently pursuing a doctorate in public health with a concentration in epidemiology and demography at the City University of New York. For ARCHITECT, she writes about new products and sustainable design.