Cradle-to-Cradle Certificate upgraded
The cradle to cradle certificate is awarded to products composed of materials being ecologically safe, healthy and recyclable. (recyclable or compostable) materials. Moreover, the use of renewable energy, the responsible use of water and social aspects are taken into consideration, too.
The criteria for the certification:
- Material evaluation (human-toxicological and eco-toxicological profile)
- Recyclability in technical and biological cycles
- Energy management during production
- Water management during production
- Social standard at the production site
The cradle to cradle certification comprises all RHEINZINK roof and facade products including the complete roof drainage system of the PATINA LINE. The certification according to the criteria of cradle to cradle corresponds to the RHEINZINK quality standards as regards ecologically responsible behaviour.