Rubberfuse TPO roofing materials have the following approvals and accreditations:
Fire Certification: Broof t4
The BROOF certification represents the specific assessment of the risk of propagation to external fires of roof coverings. The highest possible performance is classified as BROOF(t4).
FLL – Green Roof
FLL Guidelines are recognised as a benchmark set of guidelines for green roofs in Germany. They determine the root resistance of waterproofing materials and root barriers and evaluate the water-holding capacity of green roof media.
GBC Council Italy
GBC Council Italy is a body designed to promote and develop the culture of sustainability and environmental impact awareness in the Italian construction industry. Rubberfuse TPO developer IMPER ITALIA wanted to develop a range of waterproofing products that provided a decisive contribution to earning LEED credits (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design).
Environmental Product Declaration
Rubberfuse membranes have the Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) defined by ISO 14025 as a document containing the criteria to measure the environmental performance of a product with parameters calculated according to the Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) method, based on the standards of the ISO 14040 series.
In the opinion of the BBA, Rubberfuse Roof Waterproofing Systems if installed, used and maintained in accordance with their Certification, can satisfy or contribute to satisfying the relevant requirements of the following Buildings Regulations:-
- The Building Regulations 2010 (England & Wales) (as amended)
- The Building (Scotland) Regulations 2004 (as amended)
- The Building Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2012 (as amended)
- Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2015
- Construction (Design & Management) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016
- NHBC Standards 2012 (Flat roofs, terraces and balconies)
View the Rubberfuse BBA Certificate
Solar Reflectance Index
Together with efficient thermal insulation, the use of high reflectance and emissivity membranes like Rubberfuse Reflecta White series with a 102% SRI ensures a lower surface temperature of the roofing with decisive effects on thermal comfort and energy savings for internal air conditioning.