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The Green Room: Sustainability Resource Center

CONTROLTEK  leads the way in environmentally responsible practices to provide our customers with eco-conscious, high-quality products, so that, together, we can build a more sustainable future for everyone. In The Green Room we will do our best to inform you of issues, concerns and steps CONTROLTEK is taking to continue to be responsible stewards of the environment.


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Post Consumer vs. Post Industrial Recycled Materials

Recycling is an important part of sustainability and reducing our environmental impact. But not all recycled materials are equal; there is a difference between post consumer and post industrial recycled material, and understanding the distinction can help you make more informed decisions about which materials to use in your next project. 

The Dangers of Greenwashing

What is Greenwashing and How Can You Avoid It?

In today's world, it seems like more companies than ever are touting their commitment to sustainability. But how can you tell which companies are actually taking the steps necessary to reduce their impact on the environment—and which ones are just engaging in a practice known as "greenwashing?" Let’s take a look at what greenwashing is and how you can avoid it.