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The term lamination refers to the bonding of multiple layers of bamboo slats using adhesives under heavy amounts of pressure. This creates bamboo blanks that are milled into flooring and trim (molding) pieces.
- LEED - Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design
The LEED Green Building Rating System was created to provide environmentally sustainable construction standards to builders and developers. The rating system takes into account sustainable building sites, water usage efficiency, atmosphere and energy, resources and materials, indoor environmental quality, and innovation and design process.
- Low Emitting
aka: Low off gassing
Low emitting finishes have low overall levels of off-gassing, limiting the amount of dangerous gasses released into your home.