ECO by Cosentino

Credit: Cosentino North America

What makes this product green?

  • Post-consumer recycled content
  • Pre-consumer recycled content
  • Biobased and sustainably sourced

Description

Eco by Cosentino is a countertop surface made from 75% recycled content (75% post-consumer for the "Revive" product line and 75% pre-consumer for the "Green" line) and a polyester binderGlue used in manufactured wood products, such as medium-density fiberboard (MDF), particleboard, and engineered lumber. Some binders are made with formaldehyde. See urea-formaldehyde binder and methyl diisocyanate (MDI) binder. made from 22% corn oil resin. The recycled material comes from mirrors; glass from windshields, windows, and bottles; porcelain from tiles, sinks, toilets, and pre-consumer sources; crystallized ash from industrial furnaces; and stone scrap. Eco’s non-porous surface is stain-, scratch-, and scorch-resistant and does not require a sealer. It is available in ten colors and two textures and comes in 63" x 128" slabs, and 12", 18", and 24" square tiles. Eco is GreenguardThird-party certification program that identifies building products and materials which produce relatively low levels of emissions. GreenGuard is administered by the nonprofit GreenGuard Environmental Institute (GEI). Other GEI programs include the Children & Schools standard, which addresses emission standards for educational facilities, and the GreenGuard for Building Construction Program, a mold risk-reduction program that certifies the design, construction, and ongoing operations of new multifamily and commercial properties. Children & Schools certified for low emissions.

Additional Info

Certifications

  • Cradle to Cradle Silver
  • UL Greenguard Gold

Manufacturer Information

Cosentino North America
13124 Trinity Dr.
Stafford, TX 77477
Phone: 281-494-7277
Fax: 281-494-7299
Toll-free: 800-291-1311
www.cosentinonorthamerica.com

Listed in: Countertops