Environmental concerns and energy efficiency is core to the company ethos. We appreciate the need to act responsibly but at the same time offer our customers new advances that ‘thinking green’ has to offer.
We’ve reviewed our work systems and wherever possible minimised our waste and energy.
We manage an extensive recycling programme, which covers packaging, polystyrene, cardboard, uPVC, timber, paper, aluminium and steel.
All of the timbers used in our doors are harvested from forests which are managed to meet the social, economic and ecological needs of present and future generations.
The laminated veneer core is fully environmentally accredited which includes PEFC and full BM Trada ‘Chain of Custody’. Chain of Custody certification outlines the requirements for tracking certified materials from the forest to the final product to ensure that the wood contained in the product originates from a certified
Renewable and recyclable, Kerto is a highly eco-effective door core material, throughout its life cycle. The timber is sustainably managed PEFC/FSC – certified from Finnish forests. PEFC and FSC certification ensure that the entire forest supply chain promotes good practice in the forest and ensures that timber products are produced with respect for the highest ecological, social and ethical standards. This includes protection of indigenous people’s rights to the methods of felling trees.
Our transport department have reviewed their schedules to ensure that deliveries are made in the most fuel conscious manner possible, whilst preserving our assurances on delivery times.
The vehicles we chose to use have a heritage of fuel economy; low-rolling-resistance tyres, start/stop, cruise control and energy recuperation. Working together, they create instant fuel savings and lower emissions.
In the manufacture of the Endruance range, we aim to source thermoplastic components and materials that contain lead-free stabilisers which are better for the environment.
The 5 chamber door outer frame uPVC profile has been specifically designed for thermal efficiency and is calcium organic using lead-free
Endurance door frame reinforcement is thermally efficient and is 100% recycled.
Each Endurance door is entirely manufactured in the UK to minimise our carbon footprint.