MiraTEC is a Green Product
With the Earth’s natural resources in limited supply, choosing products that are manufactured responsibly is more important than ever. MiraTEC uses sustainable products throughout its production processes and has earned third-party certification for no added urea formaldehyde. MiraTEC products also contribute to industry green building programs.
SUSTAINABLE MATERIALSsee more
No old growth wood is used in the manufacture of MiraTEC trim. It is made from wood that is of no commercial timber value and is the byproduct of other operations. This leftover wood is also detrimental to the overall vitality of the forest.
– All wood comes from an area within a 200 mile radius of the Towanda, PA production facility.
– CMI uses 100% northern hardwoods which includes maple, beech, oak and other species.
MiraTEC trim is treated with zinc borate, an EPA-registered biocide and a naturally occurring earth chemical that is environmentally safe and ensures protection against termites.
NO ADDED UREA FORMALDEHYDEsee more
MiraTEC trim has no added urea formaldehyde. This is certified by Scientific Certification Systems under certificate number SCS-MC-01802.
Through repeated testing by the Composite Panel Association (CPA), MiraTEC trim has demonstrated formaldehyde emissions equivalent to background levels found in the environment.
CARB COMPLIANTsee more
MiraTEC trim is acknowledged by the California Air Resources Board’s (CARB) Airborne Toxic Control Measure (ATCM) 93120 to utilize exempt status ultra-low emitting formaldehyde (ULEF) resins.
LOW VOC PRIMERsee more
MiraTEC trim is primed with a low VOC primer containing a mildewcide.
CONTRIBUTES TO INDUSTRY GREEN PROGRAMSsee more
MiraTEC trim contributes to industry programs such as LEED and the National Green Building Standard.