The Stanley Center, a green building with new GAF sustainable roofing materials

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Green Building Rating Systems

Whether you’re aiming for LEED, Living Building Challenge or Green Globes certification, we can help! This dynamic tool gives you at-a-glance information on how GAF products can contribute towards meeting criteria for several of the most popular green building rating systems.

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Introducing the only Adhered TPO Roofing System designated by Declare as Resilient Red List Approved

The Living Building Challenge

The goal of the Living Building Challenge is to create buildings that generate more energy than they use, capture and treat all water on site, and use healthy materials. It’s the world’s most ambitious, advanced, and holistic performance standard for green, resilient, and healthy buildings. Learn more about the LBC.
GAF TPO membrane and non-halogenated insulation products help the Stanley Center meet the LBC-complaint roof system

Designing a LBC roof system

The Stanley Center is a private foundation with projects that range from tackling climate change to mass violence and atrocity prevention. They put their values into the buildings design by rising to the Living Building Challenge. GAF brought the expertise, products and resources to help make it happen. When complete, the center will be one of the most sustainable buildings in the world, 1 of only 31 to meet accreditation of the LBC.
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GAF roofing, a leader in product transparency

Number one industry leader

Today, GAF has the highest overall number of transparency documents for roofing materials in the industry. By 2030 GAF plans to conduct life cycle assessments and have environmental product declarations for its core portfolio of products, including TPO, ISO and shingles. Product transparency is essential to understand our impact and provide our partners with the information they need to make more sustainable choices. Learn more about GAF’s sustainable practices.
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Roof Materials Recycling Guide

Explore recycling opportunities from your job site for GAF roofing material waste and learn about our recycling achievements to date in our manufacturing facilities.

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