SUSTAIN Ceiling Systems

Clean + Simple = Sustain

The largest portfolio of high performance ceiling systems available today. Just look for the SUSTAIN portfolio icon.

          Shown above: TECTUM (l), LYRA PB Shapes for DESIGNFlex (m), METALWORKS 3D (r)


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The SUSTAIN portfolio contributes to better spaces. Here's how:

  • Are free of Red List chemicals per Living Building Challenge™ 4.0
  • Have Health Product Declarations (HPDs) which tell you what’s in the product
  • Have Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) which tell you the impact of the products
  • Have Declare® labels – easy reference “nutrition labels”
  • Are UL Greenguard Gold® certified and meet California Department of Public Health (CDPH) low emissions standards

Contributes to:

  • LEED® v4 and v4.1 (including new Materials and Resources credits)
  • Living Building Challenge™
  • WELL Building Standard®
  • Fitwel® Building Standard
  • TECTUM is the first acoustical ceiling and wall solution to receive Living Product Imperative Certification!
  • Are listed in Mindful Materials and the Embodied Carbon in Construction Calculator (EC3) tool

In 2017, we launched SUSTAIN PORTFOLIO featuring our top selling mineral fiber, plant based fiberglass, architectural specialties, suspension systems, and trim products. As part of our commitment to this portfolio, we implemented a material screening step that applies Design for Environment principles to our new product development process. We continue on our journey to add products to this platform to meet the highest level of sustainability standards.



Our SUSTAIN portfolio is listed in the mindful MATERIALS library. mindful MATERIALS is an agnostic product certification library that aggregates product sustainability information while minimizing redundant effort on the part of both manufacturers and designers.

Sustainable Minds

Sustainable Minds

Our SUSTAIN portolio of products is listed in the Sustainable Minds Transparency Catalog 

Green Genie

Green Genie

Calculate how SUSTAIN products contribute to your LEED, WELL, or Living Building Challenge projects with our Green Genie Tool

Need Help?

Our team can help you assess the best sustainability solutions!

All-new Living Lab, Our Healthy Spaces Pilot Space

Where we’ll live and breathe healthy spaces across the portfolio.

SUSTAIN Portfolio

SUSTAIN ceiling systems make finding and specifying high performance sustainable ceiling solutions fast and easy. Choose from a complete offering of mineral fiber, fiberglass, metal ceiling panels, TECTUM wall and ceiling panels, trims and transitions, and suspension and drywall systems. Just look for the SUSTAIN icon.

Indoor Environmental Quality

High Light Reflectance
High Light Reflectance

Increase light

Healthy Spaces
Healthy Spaces

A holistic approach for occupant comfort and well-being




Continuing Education

We offer a variety of continuing education courses to help you with everything from understanding building product transparency requirements to keeping up with the latest changes to LEED v4. All are AIA-approved and many are IDCEC CES-approved.

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Other Performance Criteria to Consider

Meet Today’s Most Stringent Sustainability Standards