Top 10 Reasons Fiberon Composite Decking is Good for the Environment

Nowadays, everyone’s trying to help the environment, including deck owners. With our decking products, you can be environmentally responsible.

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Here are the top 10 reasons why Fiberon decks are good for the environment:

  • 10. Fiberon products are made from locally sourced, recycled materials.
  • 9. Fiberon products are produced in an energy-efficient, virtually waste-free manufacturing process, using a closed-loop water-cooling systems with zero water discharge.
  • 8. Fiberon recovers 98.5% of all material waste from our manufacturing processes.
  • 7. Fiberon reclaims 100% of PVC material in our manufacturing process.
  • 6. Fiberon diverts over 33,800 tons of wood and plastics from landfills and incinerators each year.
  • 5. Fiberon contributes to high performance green buildings and points for recycled content.
  • 4. Fiberon is safe for your home and environment and is urea formaldehyde-free.
  • 3. Fiberon products do not splinter apart, protecting workers and users from potential injuries.
  • 2. Fiberon products are recyclable after their useful life.
  • 1. Fiberon delivers long-term performance that requires no chemical preservatives, paint or stains that are common for wood decks, railing and fencing.
Comments
  • It is good to see that you are reusing material. Does it take more energy to recycle that using new material?

  • Thank you for commenting on our blog.

    To answer your question regarding energy use, the energy usage to recycle material is less than the energy usage to produce virgin/new materials.

    Thank you for visiting http://www.fiberondecking.com and for your comment and inquiry. We appreciate your interest.

    Have a wonderful weekend.

    Best Regards,

    Edie

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