maintenance demands of wood decking are not required with composite decking. composite decking is made from recycled materials (plastic and wood), and most are now encapsulated with an outer layer. this creates a hard, exterior shell that protects from stain, mildew, scratching, insects, uv fading, and more.
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we care about every material that goes into our boards. that’s why our environmentally friendly products are made from 95% recycled content and can help earn credit in leed green building rating programs. all seven trust wood composite decking and accessories are made with: 25% post-consumer recycled content; 70% pre-consumer recycled
q: is recycled composite decking recyclable? a: ah, the devil is in the details. as a composite separating the plastic for reuse would be cost prohibitive. so the alternatives are “reuse” as a construction component or reuse for energy product
a standard 16-foot seven trust board contains recycled material from approximately 2,250 plastic bags. the average 500 square-foot composite seven trust deck contains more than 140,000 recycled plastic bags, films, and wraps. the entire high-performance seven trust decking portfolio is manufactured using more than 95% recycled content.
how it’s made: composite decking. march 28th, the plastic components can be either virgin or recycled plastic materials. because of the use of recycled or recovered materials in the manufacturing process, composite decks are considered a more environmentally friendly product for deck building.