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Custom® Building Products Earns GREENGUARD Gold Certification

Low VOC Materials Ideal Tile and Stone Installations at Schools and Healthcare Facilities

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#AirqualityCustom® Building Products recently secured GREENGUARD Gold Certification, which includes California Department of Public Health compliance, for most of its surface preparation, setting and grouting materials. The leading provider of flooring preparation products and tile and stone installation systems, CUSTOM® products with this designation are deemed acceptable for schools, healthcare facilities and similar environments with children, elderly and others sensitive to poor air quality caused by high emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOCs).

Part of the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Environment, GREENGUARD Certification helps manufacturers develop and produce interior building materials with low VOCs. All certified CUSTOM products meet stringent emissions standards based on established chemical exposure criteria and contribute to U.S. Green Building Council LEED 4 credits under Indoor Air Quality (IAQ). Widely recognized by sustainable building programs and building codes around the world, GREENGUARD Certification’s mission is to promote global sustainability, environmental health, and safety.

“Earning this certification is the latest example of our commitment to providing the most comprehensive line of environmentally-friendly products on the market,” said Reeve Haldeman, Corporate Vice President of Marketing and Retail Sales for Custom Building Products. “Whether it’s using recycled materials, manufacturing biodegradable products, refining the environmental impact of our plants or limiting the distance of deliveries, sustainability has always been and remains a priority at CUSTOM.”

For more information on the full line of CUSTOM tile and stone installation products, visit www.custombuildingproducts.com.

About Custom® Building Products

Custom Building Products is North America’s leader in flooring preparation products and tile and stone installation systems for residential and commercial projects. The company’s product brands, including a comprehensive line of surface preparation products like WonderBoard® Lite backerboards and RedGard® waterproofing and crack prevention membrane, thin-set, lightweight and large format tile mortars, professional grouts like Fusion Pro™, Prism®, CEG ™ and Polyblend® as well as TileLab® and Aqua Mix® maintenance products and SuperiorBilt® tools are considered among the most popular and most trusted by industry professionals. Complete and qualifying installation systems are backed by CUSTOM’s industry leading lifetime system warranty. Custom Building Products continually raises standards for the flooring, tile and stone industry through its commitment to provide performance-driven installation systems and support.

For more information on CUSTOM’s quality tile, stone and flooring installation products and comprehensive resources including product and warranty information, installation specifications and technical support, please visit www.custombuildingproducts.com or call (800) 272-8786.


Chad Corley

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