Stratum Countertops

Credit: Richlite Company

What makes this product green?

  • Post-consumer recycled content
  • Certified wood
  • Low-emitting
  • Biobased and sustainably sourced

Description

Richlite Stratum embeds Plyboo edge-grain bamboo between contrasting layers of Richlite's FSCNonprofit organization that promotes forestry practices that are sustainable from environmental and social standpoints; FSC certification on a wood product is an indicator that the wood came from a well-managed forest.-certified and post-consumer recycled paper composite. The composite color may be selected from Richlite's 10-color "Northwest" palette, with some colors containing up to 100% post-consumer recycled paper. Manufactured with soy adhesives and no added urea formaldehydeChemical found in many building products; most binders used for manufactured wood products are formaldehyde compounds. Reclassified by the United Nations International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) in 2004 as a “known human carcinogen.", Stratum is available 1" thick in 4'x8' sheets whose edges can be custom-shaped. Stratum may be sanded and refinished; it carries a lifetime warranty for interior residential use, 20 years for commercial interiors, and 10 years for exterior use.

Additional Info

Certifications

  • Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)
  • UL Greenguard Gold

Manufacturer Information

Richlite Company
624 E. 15th St.
Tacoma, WA 98421
Fax: 253-383-5536
Toll-free: 888-383-5533
www.richlite.com

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