Customers using Rulon products have the potential to contribute LEED credits towards a desired LEED certification level.

The different LEED certification levels and the amount of credits needed to achieve them are:

LEED Certification Levels

  • Certified 40 – 49 Points
  • Silver 50 – 59 Points
  • Gold 60 – 79 Points
  • Platinum 80-110 Points

The following is information on LEED point potential using Rulon’s products. U.S. Green Building Council LEED Credits Opportunities: MATERIALS AND RESOURCES (MR)

  • 4.1, 4.2 Recycled Content
    • 1-2 points are available
    • 100% pre-consumer recycled wood fiber core board is used for veneered products.
    • All Rulon veneered product can contribute towards this credit.
  • 5.1, 5.2 Regional materials
    • 1-2 points available
    • Dependent on product and project location.
  • 7. Certified Wood
    • 1 point available
    • Rulon holds a Forest Stewardship Counsel (FSC) Chain-of-Custody Certificate and can provide FSC wood products.


  • 4.1 Low-Emitting Materials, Adhesives, and Sealants
    • 1 point available
    • Glues, if supplied for on-site use, are water-based and Low-VOC.
    • Rulon uses water-based Low-VOC glues.
  • 4.2 Low-Emitting Materials, Paints and Coatings
    • 1 point available
    • Rulon finishes supplied for on-site use are water-based and Low-VOC.
    • Rulon uses a state-of-the-art 100% water-based Low-VOC finishing process.
  • 4.4 Low-Emitting Materials, Composite Wood and Agrifiber Products
    • 1 point available
    • No added Urea Formaldehyde cores are used for veneered products.
    • All Rulon veneered products can contribute towards this credit.

Quick Facts

Our cutting edge, water based, finishing techniques provide customers with a long-lasting durable finish without the use of urea, formaldehyde, or releasing any Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) into the environment. Partnering with a local company that uses wood waste in their manufacturing processes Rulon has reduced it's landfill usage by 45%.