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Johnsonite Launches New Web Site to Highlight Sustainability

Feb. 26, 2008
CHAGRIN FALLS, OHIO - Johnsonite, developer of the world's most integrated flooring system, announces the launch of johnsoniteenvironment.com, a fully-functional and interactive microsite dedicated to capturing all elements of Johnsonite's sustainability support.

Johnsonite is committed to the responsibility of preserving the environment and delivering integrated solutions that balance its customers' objectives of environmentally compatible products, increased life safety and productivity, and an effective return on investment.

The site offers information about the following key sustainable benefits:

  • A balanced approach to explanation of the triple bottom line: sustainability, that considers the environmental, human and financial impact.
  • Highly sustainable flooring and accessories and how they contribute to the environment.
  • Flooring solutions that are modular and can be reused within the same facility or a different space.
  • Detail and procedures for RESTART-Johnsonite's reclamation program.
  • Johnsonite solutions that meet CHPS 01350 and FloorScore certification for positive indoor air quality.
  • Detailed LEED® information for New Construction, Commercial Interiors and Existing Buildings. These charts show how every single Johnsonite solution contributes in one way or another to helping obtain LEED points. Recycled content and rapidly renewable materials are broken out into separate sections for more clarity.

Johnsonite's efforts in environmental responsibility are constantly evolving as the company takes into consideration every aspect of its business when it comes to sustainability ... from the manufacturing process to product development to shipping. "We are constantly studying internal processes to improve our environmental impact," explains Sharon Folliard, LEED AP, vice president of design and development for Johnsonite.

Johnsonite, headquartered in Chagrin Falls, Ohio, is a leader in flooring solutions that integrate design, function and life safety, leading to enhanced productivity in high- performance environments. Sales, manufacturing operations and product distribution are located throughout North America. For more information on Johnsonite products and systems, call (800) 899-8916 in the United States and (800) 661-2162 in Canada, or visit Johnsonite at www.johnsonite.com.  

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