While concrete isn’t considered a green building material because of the energy consumed during production, Concrete Elegance has developed a product that uses only 20% Portland Cement and 77% recycled ingredients. Its products are used for finishes such as counter tops, fireplace mantels and other applications.
Eco by Cosentino is an alternative to engineered stone for use as counter tops or tile.
Are stone countertops really eco-friendly? Sure they’re natural, but that doesn’t mean they’re easy on the environment.
A tour of the Healthy Home at Downsview Park’s kitchen and all its green features. Low VOC cabinets, LED lighting, Energy Star Appliances.