Soprema recieves Green Guide A-rating

Soprema UK has announced that it has received a Green Guide A-rating for its EFYOS XPS SL and EFYS XPS 500 thermal insulation.

EFYOS XPS insulation, is a range of extruded polystyrene (XPS) closed cell insulation boards, suitable for many demanding and varied insulation applications including inverted and green roofs.

Both EFYOS XPS SL and XPS 500 have been certified by BRE Certification to the 2008 BRE Environmental Profiles Methodology which assess the environmental impact of the products across their entire lifecycles from cradle to grave.

The BRE has approved EFYOS XPS SL and XPS 500 with a 2008 Green Guide rating of A. The Environmental Profiles Scheme Certificate Number is ENP 537.

EFYOS 2008 Green Guide Summary Ratings are shown below and can also be found on BRE Green Book Live.

For designers or specifiers looking to make the best environmental choices when choosing construction materials, this A-rating for Soprema’s EFYOS XPS SL and XPS 500 is said to give peace of mind that its green claims are substantiated and meet the correct performance standards according to their correct use.

For roof specification, EFYOS XPS SL and XPS 500 should be used within a complete Soprema waterproofing system which means the company can provide a single point warranty for complete peace of mind. For more information, please contact