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LEED + Instyle

Blog
08/08/2018

LEED is a green building rating system created by the USA Green Building Council and widely-used around the world

The following products from Instyle can contribute points in the Materials + Resources and Indoor Environmental Quality categories.

MATERIALS + RESOURCES

Environmental Product Declarations (EPD)

The following acoustic products have an EPD.

Extended Producer Responsibility

Product stewardship programs encourage the effective reduction, reuse, recycling or recovery of products.

Instyle has a stewardship program in place for:

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Bio-Based Materials

Instyle has a large collection of textiles made from natural fibres, such as wool, which is a bio-based rapidly-renewable resource.

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Recycled Content Products

Instyle offers various products made with recycled content including:

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Material Ingredients – Third Party Certifications

The following acoustic products have achieved third-party certifications:

Greentag Level A Certification

This certification addresses the entire lifecycle including Material Extraction, Resource Inputs, Emissions + Recyclability.

FSC Certification

The veneer in Ecoustic Veneer is FSC-certified.

PEFC Certification

The solid timber featured in Ecoustic Blade Ceiling Tile + Panel is PEFC-certified.

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INDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

Volatile Organic Compounds

Low-VOC furniture can contribute points in the LEED rating tool. The following Instyle products are certified low VOC:

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Thermal Comfort

Ecoustic Panel 25mm and 50mm panels can assist in providing thermal comfort as they achieve thermal performance ratings of R 0.7 and R 1.4 respectively.

Acoustic Performance

Instyle’s Ecoustic collection may contribute to a room’s overall acoustic performance.

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