Kawneer puts the spotlight on sustainability
Sept. 30, 2008 – As an expression of its long-term commitment to sustainability, Kawneer Company, Inc., has launched Kawneergreen.com.
As an expression of its long-term commitment to sustainability, Kawneer Company, Inc., has launched Kawneergreen.com.
Kawneer is part of Alcoa’s global Building and Construction Systems business unit. The new website will serve as a resource for Kawneer’s green focus featuring products, systems, tools and support to help architects and building professionals achieve their sustainable vision.
The company says it is dedicated to providing high-performance, sustainable solutions and continuing to challenge the status quo, while practicing social and environmental responsibility.
Kawneergreen.com showcases the company’s green products, explores recent Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) projects and includes a LEED Certification section that brings Kawneer’s printed LEED Planning Tool to life.
Some of the highlights include the company’s Green Products portfolio of thermal, solar and photovoltaic products. In addition, the website enables users to quickly link back to Kawneer.com to download CAD and spec information and easily access LEED information to determine potential points for each product and LEED category.
The company says its commitment to sustainability is backed by its products and systems that help comply with LEED standards and promote integrated, whole-building design practices.