LEED®
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design

Columbia Cascade Company operates a zero-emissions factory and adheres to environmentally sensitive
manufacturing processes. We are committed to producing a wide variety of sustainable
products. Architects, designers and public agencies specify our playground equipment to help built projects earn credits and achieve LEED certification.

 
 
Materials & Resources - MR 4 for Recycled Content
 
Steel, cast iron, stainless steel, and aluminum products are manufactured using 80% - 100% combined post-consumer and post-industrial recycled metals.
 
100% post-consumer recycled HDPE plastic RePlay may be specified or incorporated into Themed playgrounds.
 
 
Materials & Resources – MR 5 for Regionally-made Materials
 
All products are manufactured in Vancouver, Washington, U.S.A. within 500 miles of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, western Montana, northern Nevada, and northern California.
 
 
Certified Wood – MR 7
 
Douglas fir components are obtained from Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified mills.
 
 
Air Quality – EQ 4.2 for Low-emitting Materials: Paints & Coatings
 
No solvents are used in color finishes. Instead lead-free CASPAX-7 powder coatings are oven cured and emit no VOC's (0 g/L).
 
 

Product- and project-specific certifications
are available upon request.

 

LEED is a registered trademark of the U.S. Green Building Council.



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