EnviroGLAS recently completed the installation of recycled glass terrazzo flooring in the green luxury suite at the Dallas Cowboy’s Valley Ranch practice facility in Irving, TX.
The three-story suite, built by
Green Star Builders of Dallas, features state-of-the-art green building
attributes: a high efficiency ductless HVAC system, Low-E reflective glass
windows, a standing seam metal roof, foam insulation, low VOC paint, tankless
water heaters, CFL lighting and custom terrazzo floors made by EnviroGLAS.
According to the company, EnviroGLAS
custom flooring is made from unique mixtures of recycled glass; including
recycled beer bottles, car windshields and plate and stained glass windows.
Additional aggregate options include reflective mirror, mother-of-pearl and
recycled porcelain called EnviroMODE - made from pre-consumer recycled Kohler®
toilets and sinks. Different aggregate combinations are mixed with a custom
colored epoxy resin, and then poured by hand to create flooring applications.
Further, EnviroGLAS adds that its
products have a lifecycle of more than 40 years and contribute to eight or more