GBS PERFORMANCE*

Pass+
High performance triple-glazed timber windows

• High performance triple glazing

• FSC® 100% redwood or oak timber

• Secured by Design option

• Inward & outward opening

• 78mm profile

• BRE Green Guide A+

• Triple glazed UW values as low as 0.85 W/m2K

Formerly Ecocontract

• Timber finishes are water based and microporous, producing a long lasting finish that doesn't crack or peel. A wide choice of finish colour is available.'

 (text supplied by the Green Building Store)

Environmental metrics


Company credentials
none

Material(s)
Wood and glass

Life expectancy
unknown

EPD to ISO 14025
none

Recycled content
0

Recycleable
reusable

3rd party product endorsement
Secured by Design
FSC

Environmental labelling
none

Country of manufacture
Lithuania

Codes of Practice
Security: BS 7950: 1997

Manufacture details

Manufacturer
Green Building Store



Address
Heath House Mill, Heath House Lane, Golcar, Huddersfield HD7 4JW

Telephone
01484 461705

Fax
01484 653765

Selection Criteria

PASS endorsement is based upon a distinguished performance in these categories:


Raw material acquisition

  • Global warming potential: Carbon sequestration during growth
  • Global warming potential: Reduced/zero carbon emissions
  • Resource efficiency: Abundant and accessible material
  • Resource efficiency: Use of renewable materials
  • Waste disposal: Stable non-reactive hazardous wastes
  • Stewardship: Timber chain of custody certification: FSC
  • Landscape degradation: Extractor promotes landscape rehabilitation

Product use

  • Global warming potential: Effects a reduction in carbon output
  • Resource efficiency: Low maintenance
  • Occupant health / comfort: Facilitates thermal comfort
  • Occupant health / comfort: Reduces noise
  • Whole life costing: Easy / inexpensive maintenance

Final depostion

  • Waste: Reduced / zero hazardous waste

Construction properties

  • Limits thermal bridging
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