"Newark is proud to be participating at Greenbuild for the first time this year," said Frank Papa, CEO and President of Newark. "As the only company of its kind among a thousand exhibitors, our foundation was created on developing high quality sustainable products. With more than a century of commitment to our environment, we are excited to offer the construction industry new environmentally-sound solutions."
At Greenbuild, Newark will showcase the company's growing line of construction products created from 100 percent recycled paperboard, including:
Newark NewForm® WireHolderTMrebar chairssupport concrete construction by lifting the mesh, cable or wire off the ground to keep the mesh supported above the membrane before and during concrete pouring.
Newark NewForm® PoliGloss® concrete forming tubesleave a smooth gloss finish without spiral seam markings during concrete pouring. The tubes are available in the widest range of sizes in the industry.
Newark NewForm® with DuPontTMZemdrain® liner concrete forming tubesconsiderably increase surface hardness and abrasion resistance in finished concrete columns. The liner improves drying and curing time through the DuPontTMZemdrain® liner wicking properties at the surface of the concrete.
Newark Centurion® DetecProtecTMfloor protectioncovers and protects garage floors and work surfaces, leaving floors stain-free. The covering can absorb up to one gallon of oil, water, grease, antifreeze and other liquids. If used under an engine, spilled fluids are easy to spot on the covering's white surface.
Newark Centurion® Temporary Surface Protection for Floorsis available to include your custom logo, increasing brand visibility on job sites.
"Our experience working with recycled paperboard helps us to continually develop innovative offerings for the construction industry. Newark's products help environmentally-conscious builders reach sustainable building codes easier without compromising their quality of work," said Michael Meuli, Business Development Manager. "We engineer our products to meet our customers' needs, and our innovation lab is available to develop custom solutions to assist the green building community at large. We want to be our customer's trusted business partner."
Newark collects and supplies the raw material used to produce its products, making the company self-sustaining and environmentally sound. With a legacy in traditional paperboard products, from book bindings to game boards, Newark now serves six diverse markets.
Greenbuild is the world's largest conference and expo dedicated to green building that brings together industry leaders, experts and frontline professionals dedicated to sustainable building in their everyday work. The 2013 Greenbuild show will take place from November 20 to 22 in Philadelphia and will attract 30,000 attendees from 90 countries to see 1,000 exhibitors and sponsors with green products and service innovations.
About Newark Recycled Paperboard Solutions
Newark Recycled Paperboard Solutions (Newark) is a leader in integrated manufacturing of 100 percent recycled paperboard and the production of paperboard products in the U.S. and Canada. The company supplies the raw material used to produce its products, making it a self-sustaining, environmentally sound company.
Newark serves a diverse market, offering raw materials to finished products. It is committed to providing customers with customized innovative products and superior customer service. Privately held for 100 years, Newark is headquartered in Cranford, NJ, employs more than 1,500 and operates 33 facilities. It is a member of the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC), an international not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting responsible management of the world's forests.
About Greenbuild International Conference & Expo
The Greenbuild International Conference & Expo, brought to you by the U.S. Green Building Council, convenes the industry's largest gathering of representatives from all sectors of the green building movement. The 2013 show will be held November 20-22 in Philadelphia. Three days of extensive educational programming, workshops, a vast exhibition floor and ample networking events provide unrivaled opportunities to learn about the latest technological innovations, explore new products and exchange ideas with other professionals. In 2013, Greenbuild entered a strategic partnership with Hanley Wood, which includes acquisition of the brand and plans to grow the conference globally. Greenbuild is also a three-time recipient of IMEX Green Meetings Award.