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Newmat, Stretch Ceilings, and LEED

Newmat, Stretch Ceilings, and LEED

Despite vinyl’s many advantages as a building material, misconceptions about its supposed environmental/health ill-effects have altered the way some see the versatile polymer.

This article serves to explore the facts—and fallacies— surrounding how vinyl is produced, and what happens to it once it has entered the waste stream.