CertainTeed’s AirRenew Essential Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Gypsum Board is now widely available throughout Canada thanks to a new partnership between building products manufacturer CertainTeed Corporation and Home Hardware Stores Limited, Canada’s largest dealer-owned hardware, lumber, building materials and furniture cooperative. Effective immediately, homeowners and contractors can buy the high-performance wallboard direct from Home Hardware Stores in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island and Quebec.
Featuring patent-pending formaldehyde-absorbing technology, AirRenew Essential proactively captures formaldehydes, and other aldehydes, and converts them into safe, inert compounds. The industry-first drywall handles the same as regular drywall, offering a cost-effective solution for healthier interior environments in residential construction and remodeling projects.
AirRenew Essential is GREENGUARD Gold certified and can contribute to indoor environmental quality, recycled materials, and innovation in design credits for green projects. It contains up to 99 percent total recycled content and may also provide regional materials depending on project location. In addition, AirRenew Essential has received Environmental Claims Validation (ECV) from UL Environment for permanent formaldehyde absorption, mold resistance, recycled content and regional materials.
For more information about AirRenew Essential, visit www.certainteed.com/gypsum. For local store availability, visit www.homehardware.ca.