PRODUCTS  |  SABMag 57  |  FALL 2017

Cascadia launches all-fiberglass, commercial-grade, Passive-House-certified windows and doors

The new price-competitive Universal Series from Langley-based Cascadia Windows & Doors provides commercial-grade strength and longevity, and will meet the highest recognized energy performance for windows and doors – the International Passive House certification. The Universal Series also has the highest recognized water tightness rating 730 Pa [15 PSF].

Other features include:
- Accessible door sills for in-swing or out-swing
- Highest recognized water tightness rating 730 Pa [15 PSF]
- Inward or outward opening hardware choice.
- All materials red-list free [Living Building Challenge]



Forbo introduces new, award-winning Marmoleum Solid collection

Forbo’s new Marmoleum Solid collection, made with natural, renewable ingredients, combines award-winning design with durability and sustainability to create a healthy, pure foundation for interior environments. It includes the Marmoleum Cocoa collection which was awarded a 2017 iF Product Design Award and the Red Dot Design Award. By adding cocoa shells to traditional Marmoleum ingredients, Forbo created a surface texture that is both natural looking and contemporary. The Marmoleum Solid collections are 100% biobased, naturally PVC-free and phthalate-free, and feature inherent antimicrobial and antistatic properties that improve indoor air quality and resist bacteria growth without chemical additives.

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GOBI waterless urinal brings low maintenance

The GOBI, waterless urinal by Helvex USA incorporates a mechanical seal cartridge which, the company claims, will greatly reduce maintenance and the need for replacement parts while also conserving significant amounts of water. With every 55,000 uses,  maintenance consists of  four easy steps: remove the used cartridge, soak it into soapy water, rinse it and put it back into the urinal.;

IKO AquaBarrier™ VP combine vapour and air barrier

A self-adhering, primerless vapour permeable membrane, IKO AquaBarrier VP provides superior performance in wall assemblies where a vapour permeable, weather resistive air barrier is required. It can be applied
to most common substrates such as gypsum, OSB, concrete, CMU and plywood, and can be used in masonry cavity walls, metal cladding systems, siding applications, renovations and retrofits, curtain walls and parapets. Constructed of a polyolefin synthetic polymer [fibre], it is mould and mildew resistant.

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