Grapevine, TX July 13th, 2023 – IB Roof Systems is pleased to announce it has successfully met all the requirements of +Vantage Vinyl™, an industry-wide sustainability initiative that engages companies across the entire U.S. vinyl value chain. Companies that showcase the +Vantage Vinyl mark have undergone verification by third-party GreenCircle Certified to confirm their progress to the program Guiding Principles relating to environmental stewardship, social diligence, economic soundness, open communication, and collaboration. The initiative’s structure ensures that IB Roof Systems is advancing the sustainability journey of the vinyl industry in alignment with targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs).
"Steven Anderson said, "Alone we are smart, together we are brilliant." By joining the Vinyl Institute, IB Roof Systems joined brilliant minds. Together we are helping multiple industries build better and smarter through science and environmental sensibility." - Shawn Stanley, Director of Sustainability, IB Roof Systems
+Vantage Vinyl is a sustainability initiative of the Vinyl Sustainability Council (VSC), a self-funded business council advancing sustainability in the vinyl industry. It is the only sustainability initiative that allows participation from all companies within the entire vinyl value chain with U.S. operations, ranging from raw material manufacturers and suppliers to final product manufacturers and retailers.
“Congratulations to IB Roof Systems for their successful verification to +Vantage Vinyl,” said Jay Thomas, VSC Executive Director. “Continuous improvement of sustainability is a critical initiative of the vinyl industry. By verifying to +Vantage Vinyl, IB Roof Systems has demonstrated its commitment to the environmental, social, and governance tenets of the program’s Guiding Principles. We look forward to our continued collaboration and partnership in the +Vantage Vinyl program.”
For more information about +Vantage Vinyl, visit www.vantagevinyl.com.
About IB Roof Systems
IB Roof Systems has maintained a strong performance record for single-ply PVC membrane and custom-fabricated roofing solutions. We offer complete roofing solutions, producing the best in high-performance PVC membranes and roofing products for flat or low-sloped roofs with many of our installations still performing after 30 years. IB’s fluid-applied acrylic and silicone coating solutions deliver continued life to an existing roof. These coatings require minimal maintenance and provide a reflective, energy-efficient, and long-lasting application.
About the Vinyl Sustainability Council
The Vinyl Sustainability Council (VSC), founded in 2016 in partnership with the Vinyl Institute, is a collaborative platform for companies, organizations, and other industry stakeholders to come together to advance the U.S. vinyl industry’s contribution to sustainable development. Through its +Vantage Vinyl™ verification program, the VSC aims to drive continuous improvement across all three aspects of sustainability – environmental, social, and economic performance. For more information, please visit https://vantagevinyl.com/.