Paint it Green with Pollutant-Free Paint
environmentally safe paint is now easy and accessible. Eco-friendly
paints are those that have low VOC coatings (Volatile Organic
Compounds) and have no harmful chemical components as defined
by Green Seal. These paints also supercede regular paints in
that they meet performance standards for scrubbability, hiding
power and washability.
The Green Seal, Inc., Washington, D.C., is an independent,
non-profit organization working to achieve a healthier and cleaner
environment by identifying and promoting products and services
that cause less toxic pollution and waste, conserve resources and
habitats, and minimize global warming and ozone depletion. Green
Seal issues their seal of approval to products that meet approved
standards for performance and environmental impacts.
For professionals in real estate, construction and
development, Green Seal has a tangible bottomline benefit. As more
and more buildings are being built using sustainable building practices,
developers and contractors gain financial benefits from proving
that products on their buildings are environmentally responsible.
you're looking to repaint the outside or inside of your home
soon, consider these brands, which are available at local stores,
its diversity of product and its dedication to the commercial,
industrial and coatings application markets. Rodda Paint has the
Northwest's largest selection of product offerings for both the
professional user and the do-it-yourself homeowner.
Paint from Sherwin Williams - With homeowners becoming increasingly
aware about indoor air quality,
it's good to know that Sherwin-Williams applies the
GreenSure designation to its environmentally preferred products.
Moore Paints: Eco Spec products are 100% acrylic, which means great
adhesion, easy cleanup, and fast turnaround. These are essential
not only for the nonstop commercial sector, but also for busy residential