Source: Regupol America

Lebanon, PA - Regupol America, the inventor of recycled rubber flooring for athletic and commercial surfaces, has again earned a coveted GreenCircle certification.

GreenCircle Certified, LLC, provides third-party certification for sustainability claims in products and manufacturing. Sustainable manufacturing utilizes processes that are non-polluting, conserve energy and natural resources, and are economically sound for the community. Manufacturers, suppliers, regulators and consumers are assured that products labeled with the GreenCircle Certified mark have been thoroughly assessed and their recycled materials claim verified.

"As the first company in Pennsylvania to earn this certification, we take pride in knowing the sustainability characteristics of our products are ideal for a market with an increased emphasis on sustainability," said George Soukas, president of Regupol America. "This guarantees to ourcustomers that our products meet the highest qualifications and that our claims have been thoroughly verified."

Regupol America's ongoing commitment to sustainability confirms its place as the leader in recycled rubber flooring. Sustainable development offers the opportunity to improve the quality of life for the global community and with GreenCircle's recertification, Regupol America remains dedicated to that goal.More About GreenCircle CertifiedBy issuing a GreenCircle Certification, GreenCircle demonstrates that it has evaluated and verified the information provided by the manufacturer and that the manufacturer is capable of, and consistently produces, a product that is in compliance with their sustainability claim.

The GreenCircle Certification System substantiates sustainability claims on consumer products and manufacturing operations in carbon footprint reduction, closed loop product, lifecycle assessment (LCA) optimized, rapidly renewable resource content, recycled content, renewable energy use, sustainable manufacturing practices. The GreenCircle Certification System is recognized by such organizations as the National Association of Home Builders. This means that manufacturers whose products have been GreenCircle Certified can also obtain the "Green Approved" label for the National Green Building Standard.

About Regupol America Regupol America, LLC, is an American subsidiary of German-based BSW (Berleburger Schaumstoffwerk GmbH), a third generation company founded in 1954. From its headquarters in Lebanon, PA, the group employs over 360 employees and sells 110 million square feet of product in over 100 countries each year.

The inventor of recycled rubber flooring, Regupol manufactures multi-purpose surfaces, underlayment and sound absorption which can be used in a variety of applications. Regupol also offers state-of-the-art track & field surfaces that provide superior traction, uniformity and comfort -all while meeting DIN standard and IAAF guidelines.

For more information about recycled rubber flooring, tracks, turf underlayment, and sound absorption, visit www.regupol.com.

Emily Attwood is Managing Editor of Athletic Business.