CLEVELAND - The Sherwin-Williams Company announced that several of its environmentally responsible products, including its Harmony® Interior Latex coating, are now GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified® as well as certified for GREENGUARD for Children & SchoolsSM by the GREENGUARD Environmental Institute (GEI).
Tested according to the rigid GREENGUARD certification standards for low-emitting products, the certified Sherwin-Williams coatings are found to have minimal impact on indoor air quality and the environment.
The Sherwin-Williams products that are GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified as well as certified for GREENGUARD for Children & Schools include:
- Harmony Interior Latex
- ProGreen™ 200
- Pro Industrial™ 0 VOC Acrylic
- Pro Select Stampede Polyurethane Sealant
"Sherwin-Williams leads the industry in the development of environmentally responsible products through our GreenSure® designation, which takes into consideration product performance and environmental factors," says Steve Revnew, director of product development for Sherwin-Williams. "However, it is important to us that we offer products to our customers that are third-party tested and certified through the GREENGUARD Environmental Institute. These products meet or exceed the most stringent green building specifications."
Sherwin-Williams voluntarily applied for GREENGUARD certification for its products. Testing will be administered on an ongoing quarterly and annual basis to ensure continued certification.
For more than 140 years, Sherwin-Williams has satisfied the coating and color needs of builders, designers, specifiers, property managers, and contractors. Sherwin-Williams provides fast, flexible, responsive local service and personalized, expert advice. More than 3,000 stores and 1,800 sales representatives make Sherwin-Williams North America's largest single-source supplier of high-quality paints, stains, masonry coatings, and brand-name wall and floor coverings. Visit www.sherwin-williams.com or www.swgreenspecs.com for more information.