Fortress Wood supports and recognizes scientific advances in our industry, and the need to provide state-of-the-art wood protection technology to our customers. Our wood preservative and fire retardant suppliers are recognized and established throughout the United States and the world.
First Wood Treatment Process to be SCS Certified by completing Life-Cycle Assessment Studies – The Osmose MicroPro wood treatment process systems were analyzed by Scientific Certification Systems under an exhaustive environmental review process called Life-Cycle Assessment (LCA), in accordance with rigorous international standards set by ISO, the leading international standards setting organization. The MicroPro LCA studies are in compliance with ISO standards 14044 and 14025.
Osmose MicroPro And NatureWood Preservative Technologies are NGBS Green Certified, and have been approved for points toward National Green Building Certification to the ICC 700-2008 National Green Building Standard. Osmose MicroPro and NatureWood Pressure Treated Wood technologies have been approved for points toward National Green Building Certification to the ICC 700-2008 National Green Building Standard.
The Osmose MicroPro Technology has been awarded GREENGUARD GOLD Certification.
Products bearing the UL GREENGUARD GOLD Certification mark meet strict testing criteria for volatile organic compounds (VOCs), helping to reduce indoor air pollution, minimize chemical exposure and create healthier indoor environments.