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Abatron products achieve GREENGUARD certification

March 10, 2010
KENOSHA, WI — Building and restoration products manufacturer Abatron Inc. has announced the certification of three products under the GREENGUARD program, according to a press release.
According to the release, the WoodEpox®, LiquidWood® and Abocrete™ products have all passed rigorous testing and are shwn to have low, non-toxic emissions.
Marsha Caporaso, president of Abatron Inc., said: "Today, companies are calling products ''green'' without providing verification. We want to assure our customers that our products are environmentally safe, not just because we say so, but also because they have been independently tested by a recognized organization."
As part of the testing, products are thoroughly screened for over 10,000 volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and also much participate in ongoing monitoring for quality, the release stated.
The GREENGUARD Certification Program is a scientifically based, third-party program for manufacturers'' products, the release added.
Click here to read the complete release.