Hebel – The Green Alternative
Awarded the Good Environmental Choice Australia (GECA) label, in accordance with the international standard ISO 14 024, Hebel has clear environmental benefits over concrete and brick veneer.
In an independent Life Cycle Assessment (the leading methodology used to quantify the environmental impacts of a product’s entire life) undertaken by Good Environment Choice Australia, in accord with international standard ISO 14 024, Hebel was found to have clear environmental benefits across all key environmental criteria.
To be awarded the label, products must have a 30% lower impact than alternatives. Hebel uses 61% and 64% less embodied energy and 64% and 55% less greenhouse gas emissions than the comparative products, concrete and brick veneer. As environmental consciousness and social responsibility increases, Hebel is striving to exceed further to set new sustainability standards in building materials and residential living.