Built for Sustainability
When sustainability enters the discussion, Earthwise gives you lots to talk about.
Sustainability is our capacity to endure by sustaining healthy ecosystems and the environment. Today’s educated consumers are concerned about sustainability issues, especially when it comes to window and door products.
Sustainable construction materials
Did you know one of the main substances used to produce vinyl is derived from an abundant natural material?
- The main substance in vinyl production is derived from salt, an abundant mineral
- Vinyl is 100% recyclable—it can be reclaimed and reused in a multitude of manufacturing processes
- Vinyl windows do not need to be sealed, painted or stained, keeping harmful chemicals out of the waste stream
Reducing our carbon footprint
Did you know that home energy use accounts for about one‐quarter of our total carbon footprint? Your customers can reduce their carbon footprint and save significantly on utility bills by installing energy‐efficient Earthwise windows and doors featuring:
- Multi-pane glass with high-efficiency low-E coatings
- Argon or krypton gas filling
- Proprietary composite reinforcing materials
- Sturdy, welded construction for a strong, airtight and waterproof seal
- ENERGY-STAR rated for both residential construction and commercial construction uses