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Carbon emissions from your lifestyle choice impact the climate. By choosing WB plant-based wood coatings you can reduce your carbon footprint potential compared to use of solvent based coatings and non-plant based water based coatings. Use our carbon footprint calculator to understand how using waterbased plant-based wood coatings can reduce your carbon footprint potential today.
wood coatings for every project
Whether coating wooden furniture, kitchen cabinet doors, interior or exterior building products:
up to 40% plant-based wood coatings help you reduce your CO2 emission potential without making any compromises on performance and quality.
100,000 tabletops coated with a plant-based topcoat. Saving is 4,300 kg CO2 which corresponds to a car being driving 35,950 km.
100,000 kitchen cabinet doors coated with a plant-based topcoat. Saving is 1,400 kg CO2 which corresponds to a car being driven 11,715 km.
100,000 m2 of moldings coated with a plant-based topcoat. Saving is 4,000 kg CO2 which corresponds to a car being driving 33,470 km.
100,000 windows coated with a plant-based topcoat. Saving is 18,250 kg CO2 which corresponds to a car being driving 152,700 km.
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Discover our corporate sustainability goals
Our plant-based wood coating solutions fit in our commitment to address our new sustainability goals under an integrated sustainable framework: Environmental Footprint, Product Blueprint and Social Imprint.
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- Products partly based on renewable raw materials.
- Contains lower VOC.
- Same performance characteristics as fossil-based products.
- Our plant-based products will contain up to 40% C14 in WB products and up to 100% C14 for oils.
Convince yourself of the benefits
- Reducing dependency on fossil-based products.
Waterbased products contain lower VOC emissions compared to use of solvent based coatings.
- Can help you to work towards meeting the requirements of different eco labels.
Equivalent performance characteristics as fossil fuel based products.
- Reduced carbon footprint potential derived from the higher C14 content.
This is a big leap for Sherwin-Williams and our customers to move away from fossil-based products.
We've got it covered
Since 1866, Sherwin-Williams has provided manufacturers and finishers with the coatings they need to make their products look better and last longer, while helping their operations meet productivity and sustainability goals. For the industrial wood market, our innovative solutions go beyond coatings to include knowledge, tools, equipment, supplies, and industry-leading support. For a better finish, ask Sherwin-Williams.
- Global Expertise | Global Solutions Delivered Locally
Sherwin-Williams delivers industrial wood coatings solutions to wood manufacturers and suppliers worldwide.
- Innovation | Solutions as unique as your business
A great finish is more than just a great coating. That's why our priority is delivering customized, comprehensive solutions for every customer we serve.
Sustainability | Protecting the world in which we live
From the plants where our products are manufactured to the point of purchase, we invest in sustainability initiatives that are guided by the needs of our communities and customers to help grow our business with care and make a positive impact on the world around us.
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Contact us for more information or discover more on wood.sherwin.eu