RainTube
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CSI 07710
GLI Systems Inc.
www.raintube.com
215 S. 4th Street
Jacksonville, OR 97530
USA
Phone: 541-261-0790
Fax: 541-899-1762
Product Certifications: C2C, SCS
Description: RainTube is a porous tubular gutter filtering system hydraulically designed to absorb water at over 100 inches per hour. Engineered for long life exposed to the elements, 100% recyclable, made from 100% recycled HDPE material. Fits any roof gutter.
LEED Credit-Opportunity Contributions: Erosion and Sedimentation Control, Water Use Reduction, Recycled Content , Innovation & Design
Disclosure: Company information - 90%, Product information - 83%
   
Production & Manufacture  
  Little or no extraction impact. 98% post-consumer recycled content. 2% post-industrial recycled. 2% bio-based resource content. 2% renewable resource content. No toxic or carcinogenic materials or chemicals used. 100% disclosure of input materials - 64%  
 
  No outputs on Toxic Chemicals Lists. 100% outputs resourced into another product. Steps taken to reduce impact of outputs. 100% disclosure of output materials. - 85%  
 
  No water used. - 100%  
 
  12% energy use reduction. 100% sustainable on-site energy. Green energy provider. 15% green energy investing. - 54%  
 
  No greenhouse gas emissions. No ozone-depleting gases used or emitted. - 100%  
 
  No packaging used. - 100%  
 
  Average distance from supplier to manufacturer is less than 50 miles. Average distance from manufacturer to distribution is l01-500 miles. Travel distance is less than 15 miles. Steps taken to reduce impacts of transportation. - 83%  
 
Installation, Use & Maintenance  
  No machinery required for installation. No toxic or carcinogenic materials required for installation. - 100%  
 
  No machinery required for maintenance. No toxic or carcinogenic materials required for maintenance. - 100%  
 
  No offgassing during installation, use and maintenance. - 100%  
 
  No energy or resource consumption during use. No energy or resource consumption during use. - 100%  
 
  Life expectancy of product is greater than 50 years or 100% biodegradable after product renewal. No diminution of performance over time. Product comes with lifetime warranty for repair and/or replacement. - 100%  
 
End of Product Life Cycle  
  Product can be easily disassembled for alternative disposal. Product reclamation program in place. - 100%  
 
  100% of product can be reused. 100% of product can be recycled. 100% of product is non-toxic, biodegradable. - 100%  
 
Company Social Profile  
  Has written policy, regular monitoring of worker health and safety; documentation available to the public. Exceeds OSHA standards in all facilities. - 100%  
 
  Provides employee seminars, workshops to educate and involve in company's environmental policies and goals. Sponsors educational newsletters, education seminars for the general public regarding environmental issues. Published policies in Production & Manufacture, Product Disposal, Installation Use and Maintenance, Company Social Profile. Published goals in Production & Manufacture, Product Disposal, Installation Use and Maintenance, Company Social Profile. Facility recycling waste program in place. - 100%  
 
  Living wage policies available to the public. Living wage goals available to the public. CEO (or highest paid employee) salary is less than 10 times lowest wage. - 100%  
 
  Gender equity company policy available to public. Gender equity company goals available to public. 30% women in top management positions. - 50%  
 
  Diversity policy available to the public. Identified diversity issues/areas for improvement. Goals and programs to increase minority representation, opportunities. Documentation of improvement, progress toward goals available to the public. - 100%  
 
  Company has publicly-accessible human rights policy. Company has publicly-accessible child labor policy. - 100%  
 
  Benefits offered: full health insurance, retirement, maternity/paternity leave, child care, educational benefits, stock options, job sharing, transportation, severance options, skills training, re-training, fitness, flex hours, paid vacation, paid sick leave - 69%  
 
  9% of net pre-tax earnings donated to community groups/programs. 10% of net pre-tax earnings donated to charity organizations. - 100%  
 
  Company compiles and publishes an annual Sustainability Report available to the public. - 100%  
 
Other  
  Company is certified. Product certifications include: C2C, SCS - 62%  
 
  No animals or animal by-products used in any product or process. Product has been independently tested. - 100%  
 
  Information disclosed in 25 / 33 categories. - 86%  
 
GLI Systems Inc.
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