Composite decking is an environmentally friendly lumber alternative that combines plastic and wood fiber. Pros: Weather That means your old milk, water and juice containers and detergent and shampoo bottles may be recycled into the plastic lumber that is used to construct your deck. An eco thought.
Wood-plastic composite (WPC) deck products are the dominant type, although there are rice husk-plastic and other fillers, as well as entirely plastic Recycled materials that use lower grade recycled HDPE, which is not chemically designed for exterior use, may result in quicker deterioration of the product.
We keep over 49 million kilograms of wood waste out of landfills every year! This composite scrap product is reclaimed and put back into our manufacturing process; our excellent, environmentally friendly decking ensures that nothing is wasted, and unlike wood, 's recycled decking doesn't require paint, sealers
Composites Are Recyclable. Greg Burnet's well-written article, “What Makes a Deck Board Green” (Deck Ledger, January February 2009), points out that until we develop a “USDA Organic” equivalent for sustainability, green is subjective. However, as a manufacturer of wood-composite decking and railing,
There are some composite decking manufactures that use virgin material in their composite decking and 'green wash' that they are environmentally friendly because you don't need to use harmful But the only real sustainable proposition is from composite decking that is made from recycled plastic and recycled wood.
Some composite decking does use recycled materials, but does that mean the boards themselves can be recycled? The majority of the time the answer will be no. Our findings suggest that the composite deck boards that can't be recycled are made from wood and plastic fibers which are combined using bonding agents that
Composite bamboo and plastic decking looks like tropical hardwood, but uses fast-growing bamboo and recycled plastic instead, for a more Fully capped composite decking transforms materials like plastic and bamboo that would otherwise be headed for a landfill or into a beautiful outdoor haven that
Composite decking made from wood fibre and recycled plastic to created a durable decking product for gardens, balconies, caravans and homes. Composite decking is made by combining wood fibres with plastic to create a durable decking material. The combination of wood and plastic creates a product that is both