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Sustainability from Part to Whole: The Ecomedes Tool


As a leading supplier of sustainable products, we are committed to building a greener world. Now, we are excited to expand that commitment with the new USG Sustainability Tool.

The USG Sustainability Tool gives our customers the proper information to apply for LEED, LBC and WELL certifications, among others. Partnering with Ecomedes to power this new tool, it is our goal to provide more robust, transparent sustainability data to our customers with the Sustainability Tool. The following benefits are currently available to all users on USG.com:

  • Localized source for all sustainability-related information on USG products
    • Health Product Declarations (HPDs), Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs), Declare Labels, GreenGuard Gold status, Recycled Content, and USDA Bio Preferred status
    •  Each will be directly linked to the product page through Ecomedes

  • Streamlined process of finding information on green building certification
    • LEED, LBC Certification, WELL, Red-list compliance, and more

  • Inclusion of USG products in the world’s largest database of eco-performance building materials

  • Product groups like wallboard, sheathing, ceilings, grid, joint treatment, and more