We have an inherent responsibility to protect and preserve our most precious of resources – the world we share.

build greenAt PROTEX we believe that sustainability and environmental awareness is a process that starts from the ground up – literally.

We incorporate environmental responsibility into every aspect of our product design, development and distribution – to not only provide the most effective temporary job site products but also to help our customers further reduce their own environmental impact.

We believe that this balance is essential to sustain not only our own prosperity but also that of future generations.

Environmental Benefits of Using PROTEX Products

  • 100% Fewer Trees Used
  • 42% Less Energy Used
  • 37% Less Greenhouse Gas Emissions
  • 46% Less Water Used

Environmental Savings of Recycling 1 Ton (1 Pallet Average) of PROTEX Products

  • 3.3 Cubic Yards of Landfill Space
  • 17 Trees
  • 185 Gallons of Gas
  • 6,953 Gallons of Water

Source: Food and Agricultural Organization of the United States 2005: Environmental Defense Fund

Green Building Guides

FOREST STEWARDSHIP COUNCIL (FSC)

FSC - Brochure (313.1 KiB)

FSC - Fact Sheet (427.2 KiB)

FSC - Study On Environmental Impact (1.1 MiB)

USGBC LEED

LEED V4 BOM - 2016 (485.8 KiB)

LEED V4 Homes - 2016 (1.1 MiB)

USGBC - Green Building Economic Impact Study - 2015 (3.1 MiB)

LEED For Homes Factsheet - 2015 (81.8 KiB)

LEED V4 - BDC - 2015 (1.6 MiB)

LEED V4 IDC - 2015 (1.1 MiB)

LEED 2009 - New Construction And Major Renovations (423.1 KiB)

LEED 2009 - Reference Guide For Green Building Maintenance And Operations (258.8 KiB)

LEED For Homes Program Pilot Rating System - 2007 (2.1 MiB)

LEED 2005 - New Construction And Major Renovations (Version 2.2) (375.2 KiB)

BOMA – BUILDING ENVIRONMENTAL STANDARDS (BOMA BESt!)

BOMA – BESt Practices – Version 2 (182.1 KiB)

BUILD IT GREEN (BIG)

BIG - Green Building Guidelines - Multi-Family (2011) (0.0 B)

BIG – Green Building Guidelines - Single Family (2009) (3.0 MiB)

EARTHCRAFT

EC - House - Technical Guidelines - 2012 (3.3 MiB)

EC – Multifamily – Technical Guidelines - 2012 (4.8 MiB)

EC - Light Commercial - Technical Guidelines - 2011 (2.5 MiB)

EC – Communities – Program Guidelines - 2011 (3.1 MiB)

EC - House - Renovation Guidelines - 2002 (2.0 MiB)

ENERGY STAR

Energy Star - Action Guide (853.7 KiB)

Energy Star - Better Is Better (3.1 MiB)

Energy Star - Build Energy Star Qualified Homes (1.2 MiB)

Energy Star - High Performance (3.0 MiB)

Energy Star - Indoor Air Package (881.5 KiB)

Energy Star - Seal And Insulate (615.0 KiB)

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA)

EPA - Building For The Future (389.9 KiB)

EPA - Construction Initiative (1.8 MiB)

EPA - Equitable Development And Sustainable Communities (3.6 MiB)

EPA - Green Building Strategy (684.7 KiB)

EPA - Green Your Home (146.8 KiB)

EPA - Our Built And Natural Environments - 2000 (1.5 MiB)

EPA - Our Built And Natural Environments - 2013 (4.2 MiB)

EPA - Waste Wise (556.9 KiB)

EPA - Why Build Green (115.8 KiB)

EPA SMART GROWTH

EPA Smart Growth - This Is Smart Growth (2.4 MiB)

EPA Smart Growth - Best Development Practices (1.7 MiB)

EPA Smart Growth - 100 Policies For Implementation (2.0 MiB)

EPA Smart Growth - 100 More Policies For Implementation (1.8 MiB)

GREEN BUILDING ALLIANCE (GBA)

GBA - Green Building Incentives Guide (1.5 MiB)

GREEN BUILDING INDEX (GBI)

GBI Design Reference Guide - Residential New Construction (RNC) V3.0 (353.5 KiB)

GBI Design Reference Guide - Residential New Construction (RNC) V1.02 (256.6 KiB)

GREEN BUILDING INITIATIVE (GREEN GLOBES)

Green Globes For New Construction - V1.2 (2.0 MiB)

INTERNATIONAL GREEN CONSTRUCTION CODE (IGCC)

IGCC - Synopsis 2010 (480.1 KiB)

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT (NAEM)

NAEM Green Tips Guide (2.6 MiB)

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HOME BUILDERS (NAHB)

NAHB - A Policymaker's Guide (86.4 KiB)

NATIONAL ELECTRICAL MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION (NEMA)

NEMA Residential Lighting Guide - 2011 (1.1 MiB)

Green Film Guides

PRODUCERS GUILD OF AMERICA – PGA GREEN!

PGA Green Unified Best Practices Guide 2014 (754.6 KiB)

PGA Green - Green Your Production - Top 25 Tips (37.1 KiB)

ALLIANCE OF MOTION PICTURE AND TELEVISION PRODUCERS (AMPTP)

AMPTP - General Code Of Safe Practices For Production (197.6 KiB)

ENVIRONMENTAL MEDIA ASSOCIATION (EMA)

EMA - The Green Seal Guidelines (604.4 KiB)

FOX

Fox Green Guide (503.3 KiB)

GREEN SCREEN TORONTO

Green Screen - Green Practices Handbook - 2009 Guide (1.0 MiB)

Green Screen - Green Practices Manual - Expanded 2009 Guide (1.8 MiB)

MOTION PICTURE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA (MPAA)

MPAA - Best Practices For Green Production (118.3 KiB)

MPAA - Earth Day 2008 Guidelines (182.0 KiB)

NBC/UNIVERSAL

NBC - Green Is Universal Film Production Guide (4.3 MiB)

NBC - Green Is Universal Television Production Guide (4.6 MiB)

Universal - Green Checklist (461.4 KiB)

OREGON FILM

Oregon Film - Guide To Greening Production (702.9 KiB)

WARNER BROTHERS

Warner Brothers - Environmental Production Handbook (6.4 MiB)

WHITE’S GREEN BOOK

Whites Green Book (2.5 MiB)