PURline Named Finalist in USGBC’s Best of Building Awards | building awards

PURline Named Finalist in USGBC’s Best of Building AwardsPosted: Aug 2014 Posted by: Mats Inc.

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PURline flooring by Mats Inc. has been named a finalist in the U.S. Green Building Council’s Best of Building Awards 2014 in two categories: Best Product for Sustainable Construction Materials and Most Innovative New Product of the Year.

In its inaugural year, the Best of Building Awards seeks to honor the best sustainable products and projects and those undertaking the green building initiative. The nominees were submitted by USGBC members through July 22, 2014, and the winners will be decided from the group of finalists that received the most nominations during the open nomination period. Voting for all USGBC Best of Building Awards is available to USGBC members.

A new class of flooring for commercial environments under the wineo® umbrella brand of flooring, Mats Inc. and Windmöller Flooring Products GmbH partnered to deliver PURline to the North American market in February 2014. PURline is the first botanol, plant-based flooring product on the market, produced from nearly 90% renewable and natural raw materials including rapaseed, castor oil and the natural filler material chalk. Affording unparalleled environmental and sustainable benefits over its service life, PURline meets the highest standards for healthy indoor environments, it is odorless and GreenGuard Gold certified.

“We are thrilled that PURline botanol flooring is being recognized by such a prestigious organization as the U.S. Green Building Council,” stated JoAnn Durette, Vice President of Marketing at Mats Inc. “To be selected by our peers whom hold environmental standards in the highest regard is an honor and a testament to the advances that PURline has made in flooring quality and sustainability.”

If you are a USGBC member, don’t forget to get out and vote! Voting will remain open until August 22, 2014.

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