What is ECO by Cosentino?
ECO by Cosentino is a new, eco-friendly decor and construction product that is created from 75% recycled materials. It is aesthetically beautiful and is available in 10 designer colors. It has a variety of decorative and construction project uses, including bathroom surfaces and kitchen countertops. It could be considered the eco-friendly alternative to the granite kitchen countertop or the quartz countertop.
ECO by Cosentino is expertly manufactured with only the highest environmentally-friendly standards. It is comprised of mostly recycled materials, including glass from recycled bottles and old windows, mirrors from buildings and houses, porcelain from recycled tiles, sinks, china and decorative items, glass from consumer recycling practices and industrial furnace residuals in the form of vitrified ash from factories. Even the water used in the manufacturing process is eco-friendly; 94% of it is reused.
Comprehensive research and development have gone into ECO by Cosentino. This state-of-the-art product is created using processes that comply with the highest of environmental standards, making it highly sustainable. Reusing post-consumer and post-industrial materials at the end of their life cycle helps to conserve the planet’s natural resources. Durable yet malleable, the recycled elements of ECO are bound together using an environmentally friendly resin derived in part from corn oil.
The ECO surface performs very well against stains, scratches and scorching. It is extremely hard and non-porous, requiring no sealers. The hardness rating of ECO tends to be between 5 and 7 on the Mohs scale. It has an extremely low rate of water absorption, making it an ideal choice for kitchen surfaces and bathrooms. It is a multi-purpose, aesthetically pleasing, sustainable and practical product that is the culmination of many years of research and development.
This new, innovative product embodies sustainability plus superior design. It is a whole new category and generation of recycled surfaces and is an eco-friendly alternative to traditional countertop finishes.
The result is a compact and extremely durable surface that is highly resistant to chipping, scratching and effects from chemical products. ECO by Cosentino is an eco-friendly product with unparalleled quality and style, suitable for both decoration and construction uses. An ECO countertop is the perfect choice for the “green” minded consumer looking to leave as small a carbon footprint as possible.