Green and Healthy Products Kew Gardens NY

Utilizing the soy-based PureBond adhesive resin, the manufacturer's veneer-core plywood and Woodstalk agrifiber-core panel products are formaldehyde-free and water-resistant.

Local Companies

SilverLining Interiors, Inc.
2091 Broadway, third floor
New York, NY
Arbor Tree Experts Inc
(718)892-1848
419 Quincy Avenue
Bronx, NY
Roma Marble & Stone Inc
(718)297-8583
17701 Liberty Avenue
Jamaica, NY
Williamson Jeff Tree Service
(914)633-8784
227 Weyman Avenue
New Rochelle, NY
Yedowitz Emil Landscaping Solutions
(914)377-9039
169 Hunter Avenue
Yonkers, NY
Alure Home Improvements
1999 Hempstead Turnpike
East Meadow, NY
Garden of George
(718)545-7077
3217 Steinway Street
Astoria, NY
Nestler Walter Landscape Architect
(718)842-5356
511 Bolton Avenue
Bronx, NY
Freeman Landscaping
(516)599-7147
13 Highland Boulevard
Lynbrook, NY
Stamper Whitin Works
(212)877-1687
175 West 88
New York, NY
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Source: CUSTOM HOME Magazine
Publication date: July 1, 2006

By CUSTOM HOME Staff

Waste Not

Utilizing blast-furnace slag from iron manufacturing, NewCem hydraulic cement helps to achieve low permeability; improved workability; lower setting temperatures; and resistance to chemical reactions. Lafarge North America. 678.746.2000. www.lafargenorthamerica.com.

Fresh Air

Trane CleanEffects patented air-cleaning technology uses an intense electrical charge to remove up to 99.98 percent of particles from the air entering a home. Its reusable filter only needs cleaning every few months. The system's electrical use compares to that of a 75-watt light bulb, the manufacturer says. Trane. 903.581.3200. www.trane.com.

Scrap Metals

Made from fine flake aluminum milling scrap and polymeric resins, Alkemi solid surfacing can be used for countertops and other surface applications. Alkemi can be cut, seamed, and machined like other solid-surfacing materials. Twelve colors are available in honed or textured finishes. Renewed Materials. 301.320.0042. www.alkemi.com.

Cool Coating

The Tex-Cote Super-Cote Cool Wall system is a heat-reflective exterior coating that can reduce exterior wall temperatures by up to 40 degrees F, lowering interior temperatures. The finish, which is 10 times thicker than paint, is applied in a multi-step process with no need for scraping or sanding. Textured Coatings of America. 800.454.0340. www.texcotehomes.com.

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