We go easy on THE ENVIRONMENT Burke is committed to providing quality flooring products that consider the best use of natural resources and the long term impact on the environment.

 

 

 

 

 

FROM OUR FACTORY TO YOUR FLOOR
For Burke, GREEN is more than LEED. Certainly, we strive to manufacture flooring products that can contribute to LEED points. But, more than that, we strive for GREEN in all aspects of our business. Burke strives to meet or exceed best environmental practices in our business, our manufacturing processes and our products.

We go easy on the environment

 

 

LEED POINT CATEGORY
For Versions
NC, CI, & Schools & Retail
LEED 71
EcoFitness
Flecksibles
Rubber Sports
LEED 88
EcoFitness
Naturals
Rubber Sports
LEED 67
Burke
Luxury
Vinyl Tile

MR 4 Recycled Content

Burke Resilient Flooring contains up to 88% post-consumer content helping earn MR Credit 4. Refer to chart for specific recycled content of Hard Surface Flooring options..

Yes.
73%
Post-consumer
Content
Yes.
88%
Post-consumer
Content
Yes.
67%
Post-consumer
Content
FloorScore Certified

EQ 4.3 Low Emitting
Materials, Flooring Systems

Burke Flooring Products are FloorScore Certified which is required for non-carpet flooring used in LEED projects to earn EQ Credit 4.3. Refer to chart for products that have a FloorScore Ceritifcate.

Yes.
FloorScore
Certified
Yes.
FloorScore
Certified
Yes.
FloorScore
Certified


Projects within 500 miles of
San Jose, CA which utilize these products, may qualify for
LEED Points:

BurkeBase
Type TS Rubber
Wall Base

Rouleau Rubber Tile & Treads Marble & MarbHD Rubber Tile & Treads Endura Rubber Tile & Treads Burke
Flooring
Adhesives

MR Credit 5 Regional Materials*

Products that have been extracted, harvested or recovered, as well as manufactured, within 500 miles of the project site. All Burke Thermoset Rubber products are manufactured in San Jose, CA. All Burke Thermoplastic Rubber products are manufactured in Eustis, FL.

Yes.
60% of Raw Materials Extracted Within 500 mi. of Plant
Yes.
30% of Raw Materials Extracted Within 500 mi. of Plant
Yes.
30% of Raw Materials Extracted Within 500 mi. of Plant
Yes.
12% of Raw Materials Extracted Within 500 mi. of Plant
 

EQ 4.1 Low Emitting
Materials Adhesives

Adhesives and sealants must be lower than the current VOC content limits of South Coast Air Quality Mgt. District (SCAQMD) Rule #1168.

        Yes.All Burke Flooring Adhesives Meet SCAQMD
Rule 1168
FloorScore Certified

EQ 4.3 Low Emitting
Materials, Flooring Systems

Burke Flooring Products are FloorScore Certified which is required for non-carpet flooring used in LEED projects to earn EQ Credit 4.3. Refer to chart for products that have a FloorScore Ceritifcate.

Yes.
FloorScore
Certified
Yes.
FloorScore
Certified
Yes.
FloorScore
Certified
Yes.
FloorScore
Certified
 


Projects within 500 miles of
EUSTIS, FL, which utilize these products, may qualify for
LEED Points:

Rubbermyte
Type TP
Wall Base

Mercer Vinyl
Type TV
Wall Base
Profiles
Designer
Wall Base
Mercer
Vinyl
Mouldings
Linear Series Treads & Rubber Stair Nosings

MR Credit 5 Regional Materials*

Products that have been extracted, harvested or recovered, as well as manufactured, within 500 miles of the project site. All Burke Thermoset Rubber products are manufactured in San Jose, CA. All Burke Thermoplastic Rubber products are manufactured in Eustis, FL.

Yes.
60% of Raw Materials Extracted Within 500 mi. of Plant
Yes.
60% of Raw Materials Extracted Within 500 mi. of Plant
Yes.
60% of Raw Materials Extracted Within 500 mi. of Plant
Yes.
23% of Raw Materials Extracted Within 500 mi. of Plant
Yes.
23% of Raw Materials Extracted Within 500 mi. of Plant
FloorScore Certified

EQ 4.3 Low Emitting
Materials, Flooring Systems

Burke Flooring Products are FloorScore Certified which is required for non-carpet flooring used in LEED projects to earn EQ Credit 4.3. Refer to chart for products that have a FloorScore Ceritifcate.

Yes.
FloorScore
Certified
Yes.
FloorScore
Certified
Yes.
FloorScore
Certified
Yes.
FloorScore
Certified
Yes.
FloorScore
Certified

*MR Credit 5 - LEED CL only relates to where product is manufactured
(excludes the "extracted, harvested, recovered" caveat).