Lonza Wood Protection has received an Ecospecifier Global certification for Wolmanized® Outdoor® preservative treated wood as a Verified Product. This verification is an independent review of key manufacturer environmental claims assessed in a scientific manner.
Being verified as an Ecospecifier Global product means that Wolmanized® Outdoor® wood can be used by architects and other professionals as a contributing product in the achievement of Green Building rating tool credits. These green building credits are awarded under globally recognized green building standards such as Green Star™, LEED®, BREEAM™, and Green Mark.
Based in Australia but with a global reach, Ecospecifier Global assesses products based on reviewing local and international Green Star standards, independent test data, third party research and expert opinion submitted by the manufacturer. This independent review is done using Ecospecifier’s Life Cycle Thinking (LCT) analysis in combination with a review of the toxicity profile of the product constituents.
For more details on the environmental and health attributes evaluated, see http://www.ecospecifier.com/library/files/products/lonza_wood/lonza_wood.