Green Certified Product
Home Innovation National Green Building Standard (NGBS)
DesignWood colorant can be added to Preserve® CA or Preserve® ACQ, which are NAHB Home Innovation Research Labs Green Certified Products for Resource Efficiency.
DesignWood products are eligible to contribute points toward building certification under the National Green Building Standard™ (NGBS).
Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award Winner
In 2002, Viance, formerly Chemical Specialties, Inc. was awarded the
EPA’s Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge: 2002 Designing
Greener Chemicals Award.
Preserve®ACQ: The Environmentally Advanced
Innovation and Benefits: Preserve ACQ is an environmentally
advanced wood preservative designed to replace chromated
copper arsenate (CCA) wood preservatives from residential use.
Replacing CCA with ACQ is one of the most dramatic pollution
prevention advancements in recent history.
For details, see the complete article on the EPA site.
Actual product colour may vary from colour shown in photos.
DesignWood is produced by independently owned and operated wood preserving facilities.
DesignWood, Preserve CA and Preserve ACQ are registered trademarks of Viance, LLC.