Level Sustainability Series: Floor coverings

Abbreviation
BK065
Valid from
1/02/2008

Information provider
´╗┐BRANZ Limited
Information type
LEVEL Sustainability Series
Format
PDF, Hard copy

Description

Appearance and durability are the key criteria for selecting floor coverings but it's also important to consider the environmental impacts.

This book gives up-to-date information on those areas, but also covers the environmental impact, both in the manufacture of the flooring finish, and its installation.

Scope

This guide covers factors such as:

  • resistance to wear and moisture
  • ability to withstand chemical attack
  • suitability for the substrate
  • embodied energy - the amount of energy consumed to manufacture, transport, install and recycle the product
  • ability to recycle or reuse.

All the main options available are covered, from carpets to wood overlays, concrete to cork, solid timber to stone.

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Level Sustainability Series: Floor coverings

Description

Appearance and durability are the key criteria for selecting floor coverings but it's also important to consider the environmental impacts.

This book gives up-to-date information on those areas, but also covers the environmental impact, both in the manufacture of the flooring finish, and its installation.

View on Information Provider website
Level Sustainability Series: Floor coverings
Description

Appearance and durability are the key criteria for selecting floor coverings but it's also important to consider the environmental impacts.

This book gives up-to-date information on those areas, but also covers the environmental impact, both in the manufacture of the flooring finish, and its installation.

View on Information Provider website
This resource does not cite any other resources.

Level Sustainability Series: Floor coverings

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