Colbond's products are used in many environmentally friendly applications.
There are many benefits to Green Roofs & Roof Gardens; energy efficiency, reduction of the urban heat island effect, improvement in the air we breathe, stormwater reduction and aesthetics.
Metal Roof Underlayments reduce rooftop temperatures and in turn reduce energy consumption.
The Phase II Rule of the EPA's Clean Water Act (1998), National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) promotes stricter requirements and increased federal dollars for the implementation of best management practices (BPM's) for Erosion and Sedimentation Control. Restoring natural vegetation reduces soil erosion, filters pollutants, recharges groundwater, improves water quality and enhances native ecosystems.
The need for clean and cost effective energy has made Wind Energy a viable alternative energy source in North American and across the world. Greater fuel economy and increased passenger safety are some of the reasons for the transportation industry trend of replacing metal with composites.