GeoKrete® Geopolymer Awarded "Reduced Carbon Footprint" Certification

The infrastructure rehabilitation material demonstrates a 51% to 59% smaller carbon footprint when compared to Portland and calcium aluminate cements over the entire product lifecycle
Aug 28, 2018 6:00 AM ET

Quadex LLC, a division of the Vortex Companies recently announced that its GeoKrete® Geopolymer mortar has received Reduced Carbon Footprint Certification by SCS Global Services, an internationally recognized sustainability certification body. GeoKrete was evaluated for its lower overall carbon footprint as it relates to potential greenhouse gas emissions from raw material extraction through manufacturing, use and end-of-life.

GeoKrete geopolymer is a fully structural corrosion resistant lining solution for the rehabilitation of large diameter pipe, culverts, tunnels, manholes and other non-round infrastructure. "We are extremely pleased with this certification and will continue to strive to deliver products that are not only effective, but environmentally responsible," said Neil Wisener, President of Quadex.

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