Home » Business » Coverings ETC Upgrades BIO-GLASS® Products to Cradle to Cradle Certified® Gold Designation

MIAMI, FL – May 23, 2023 – In an innovative stride towards sustainability, Coverings ETC, a renowned leader in sustainable surface materials, proudly announces that their cutting-edge Bio-Glass® has earned the prestigious Cradle to Cradle (C2C) Gold Certification. This accolade is a testament to the company’s unwavering commitment to environmental sustainability and represents a significant achievement in circular material design.

The Bio-Glass® is a unique product developed by Coverings ETC, ingeniously fabricated from 100% recycled glass. It contains no binders, colorants, fillers, or other admixtures. The final product is a beautiful, translucent architectural surface with compelling aesthetic appeal and distinctive ecofriendly characteristics.

C2C Gold Certification is awarded to products that excel in material health, material reutilization, renewable energy and carbon management, water stewardship, and social fairness – pillars of the C2C Certified Product Standard.

“Coverings ETC is committed to producing materials that help to go towards carbon-zero developments,” said Ofer Mizrahi, Founder of Coverings ETC. “Earning the Cradle to Cradle Gold Certification is an honor that exemplifies our dedication to creating materials that look stunning and have a positive impact on our environment.”

“The circular economy principles embedded in our Bio-Glass® production process ensure that we are making the most of our resources while minimizing waste,” added Mizrahi. “Every slab of Bio-Glass® is a testament to our vision of a future where beautiful design and environmental responsibility coexist.”

About Coverings ETC:

Founded by Ofer Mizrahi in 1998, Coverings ETC is a design-driven company providing innovative, sustainable materials for architectural and design applications. The company manufactures and supplies various unique and sustainable architectural surface materials that inspire designers and architects worldwide.

About the Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Products Program:

The Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Product Standard guides designers and manufacturers in creating products that positively impact people and the environment. The certification program recognizes products that meet high standards in five critical sustainability categories: material health, material reutilization, renewable energy and carbon management, water stewardship, and social fairness.