Wonder Porcelain Is Committed to Sustainability

At Wonder Porcelain, we are just as committed to making the indoors look great as we are to ensuring the outdoors are environmentally healthy.

Embodied Carbon Statement for Wonder Porcelain

Wonder Porcelain is committed to minimizing its environmental impact, particularly in terms of embodied carbon emissions. We recognize the importance of sustainable practices in the manufacturing process of ceramic tiles. Our commitment is reflected in the following key principles:

Life Cycle Assessment (LCA): We conduct comprehensive Life Cycle Assessments to quantify the embodied carbon footprint of our ceramic tiles. This includes analyzing raw material extraction, manufacturing processes, transportation, and end-of-life considerations.

Carbon Reduction Strategies: Wonder Porcelain is actively pursuing new strategies to reduce our carbon emissions at every stage of production. This includes optimizing energy efficiency, studying new cleaner technologies, and exploring renewable energy sources to power our operations.

Raw Material Sourcing: We prioritize the responsible sourcing of raw materials, aiming to minimize environmental impact and support sustainable extraction practices. This involves working closely with suppliers who share our commitment to eco-friendly sourcing.

Waste Management:  Wonder Porcelain’s plays close attention to waste management practices, aiming to minimize waste generation and maximize recycling efforts. By reducing waste sent to landfills, we contribute to a circular economy and reduce overall environmental impact.

Continuous Improvement: We are dedicated to ongoing research and development, seeking innovative ways to further reduce embodied carbon in our ceramic tiles. This includes investing in research for alternative materials and production methods that align with our sustainability goals.

Transparent Reporting: Wonder Porcelain is committed to transparency in reporting, and we regularly share our progress, achievements, and challenges with stakeholders, fostering accountability and facilitating informed decision-making.

Collaboration and Certification: We actively collaborate with industry partners, regulatory bodies, and certification organizations to stay informed about the latest advancements in sustainable practices. Achieving relevant certifications such as Green Squared G2 certification which demonstrates our commitment to recognized environmental standards.

By adhering to these principles, Wonder Porcelain strives to produce high-quality ceramic tiles with minimized embodied carbon, contributing to a more sustainable future.

 

Sustainability, Crafted With Passion.

Wonder Porcelain Sustainability Message

Wonder Porcelain stakeholders believe in the importance of sustainability and as  we continually strive for excellence, we are committed to enhancing our environmental practices and fostering a more sustainable future for all.

Our commitment to sustainability involves a dedication to innovation and improvement. We are actively working on several initiatives to reduce our environmental impact, with a particular focus on our ceramic tile production. Here’s what we’re doing:

  1. Energy Efficiency: We are reviewing investments in technologies to optimize energy consumption across our manufacturing processes. By embracing energy-efficient solutions, we aim to significantly reduce our carbon footprint.
  2. Raw Material Innovation: Our team is exploring alternative materials and sustainable sourcing practices and we are committed to identifying and implementing eco-friendly alternatives without compromising the quality of our ceramic tiles.
  3. Circular Economy Practices: Our commitment to a circular economy and are actively working towards minimizing waste generation, promoting recycling, and contributing to a more sustainable product life cycle.
  4. Community Engagement: Sustainability extends beyond our factory and we are actively engaged with our local communities, seeking collaborative solutions that benefit both our operations and the environment.
  5. Transparent Communication: Open and honest communication is at the core of our sustainability efforts. We will provide regular updates on our progress, sharing successes, challenges, and lessons learned as we move forward.

We understand that the path to sustainability is continuous, and we embrace the responsibility to constantly evolve and improve. By collectively working towards a greener, more sustainable future, we believe we can make a positive impact on the world.

Corporate Responsibility

Wonder Porcelain is dedicated to being a responsible tile manufacturer and strives toward environmentally positive contributions. Wonder Porcelain has been officially Green Squared Certified since 2019. All products have been verified by an independent 3rd party to meet and/or exceed ANSI A138.1 standards. Architects, Designers and Consumers can reference an industry-recognized certification identifying Wonder Porcelain products as sustainable. Wonder Porcelain is proud to have achieved this certification for products and manufacturing in less than three years!

Wonder Porcelain has also earned Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for all products. EPDs are used by Architects and Designers to satisfy green building specification criteria (earn LEED points) and are valid for five years.

Wonder Porcelain will continue to seek new ways to demonstrate commitment to the environment and both the nation and local communities.