Assa Abloy Publishes 14 Environmental Product Declarations for Door Brands

Glass Magazine
August 11, 2015
COMMERCIAL, RETAIL, FABRICATION

Assa Abloy Group door brands have released several Environmental Product Declarations, to be more transparent regarding environmental impacts of their products. EPDs satisfy requirements of industry-wide programs by providing a comprehensive list of components and potential environmental impacts throughout the product's life cycle, according to a company release.

Fourteen EPDs from Assa Abloy Group door brands cover a full range of products relating to doors and frames:

  • Hollow metal door and frame manufacturers Ceco Door, Curries, and Fleming Door Products provide EPDs for product lines from basic doors to blast resistant assemblies
  • Interior aluminum door and frame brand Frameworks, and all ASSA ABLOY wood doors provide a broad offering of EPDs.

“Our Assa Abloy Group door brands fully support the trend toward transparency and are working on EPDs for ten additional products by the end of 2015,” said Stacey Callahan, vice president, marketing and innovation, Assa Abloy Door Group, in the release. “Understanding a product's impact on the environment helps us to make better decisions about materials and manufacturing. This ensures the best outcomes for our customers and their building projects.”

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