Sherwin-Williams Coatings Achieve GREENGUARD Certifications

Oct. 7, 2008

CLEVELAND - The Sherwin-Williams Company announced that several of its environmentally responsible products, including its Harmony® Interior Latex coating, are now GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified® as well as certified for GREENGUARD for Children & SchoolsSM by the GREENGUARD Environmental Institute (GEI).

Tested according to the rigid GREENGUARD certification standards for low-emitting products, the certified Sherwin-Williams coatings are found to have minimal impact on indoor air quality and the environment. 

The Sherwin-Williams products that are GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified as well as certified for GREENGUARD for Children & Schools include:

  • Harmony Interior Latex
  • ProGreen™ 200
  • Pro Industrial™ 0 VOC Acrylic
  • Pro Select Stampede Polyurethane Sealant

"Sherwin-Williams leads the industry in the development of environmentally responsible products through our GreenSure® designation, which takes into consideration product performance and environmental factors," says Steve Revnew, director of product development for Sherwin-Williams. "However, it is important to us that we offer products to our customers that are third-party tested and certified through the GREENGUARD Environmental Institute. These products meet or exceed the most stringent green building specifications."

Sherwin-Williams voluntarily applied for GREENGUARD certification for its products. Testing will be administered on an ongoing quarterly and annual basis to ensure continued certification.

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