USE OF LOW ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT RAW MATERIALS WITHOUT SYNTHETIC RESINS
The analysis of the life cycle starts from the raw materials, their extraction and processing. Per produrre pavimenti in terrazzo battuto alla veneziana vare produced using sand, white cement and marble grains: in other words raw materials which are widely available in the world without the risk of becoming exhausted, as is the case for certain stone materials..
DURABILITY OVER TIME WITHOUT THE NEED FOR PARTICULAR MAINTENANCE
As regards the installation Egem Terrazzo Floors it is important to note that:
- the materials used to install the products are not significant in terms of environmental impact and toxic properties as the mortars are made up of white cement, sand, water and marble grains;
- the materials used to the final treatment do not contain solvents or toxic resins
- Venetian Terrazzo floors Egem are enduring for ever and can be sanded several times to get them to the original splendor .
As regards the environmental impact after the installation, Egem materials there are neither health nor environmental risks. On the contrary, the products are characterised by excellent practical and hygienic characteristics, and do not require the use of special cleaning products for maintenance.
The selection of building materials according to their durability is a fundamental element for the environmental sustainability of a building. In fact a material with a longer life cycle and the same function as another product has a lower environmental impact.
EGEM products can last as long as the building in which they are placed. Furthermore, at the end of the life cycle of these products the residues deriving from their demolition do not require any treatments as they are produced in conformity with national and local regulations in force.