CertainTeed Gypsum Board

Credit: CertainTeed Corporation

What makes this product green?

  • Post-consumer recycled content
  • Pre-consumer recycled content
  • Low-emitting


CertainTeed manufactures a wide range of gypsum board products, including lightweight and noise-reducing lines. Out of the company's 27 product lines, nine are GreenguardThird-party certification program that identifies building products and materials which produce relatively low levels of emissions. GreenGuard is administered by the nonprofit GreenGuard Environmental Institute (GEI). Other GEI programs include the Children & Schools standard, which addresses emission standards for educational facilities, and the GreenGuard for Building Construction Program, a mold risk-reduction program that certifies the design, construction, and ongoing operations of new multifamily and commercial properties. Children & Schools certified for indoor air quality. The wallboard contains up to 96% pre-consumer recycled content, including synthetic gypsum, and up to 21% post-consumer recycled content, depending on the product and manufacturing location. The recycled content is verified by UL Environment.

Additional Info


  • California Section 01350
  • UL Greenguard Gold


Manufacturer Information

CertainTeed Corporation
750 E. Swedesford Rd.
P.O. Box 860
Valley Forge, PA 19482
Phone: 610-341-7000
Fax: 610-341-7777
Toll-free: 800-233-8990

Listed in: Gypsum Board