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Dec
4
2014

2014 Annual Report

Homasote Company releases its Annual Report for 2014 along with an Interim Financial Report for the first nine months of 2015.

Aug
25
2014

2013 Annual Report

Homasote Company releases its Annual Report for 2013 along with an Interim Financial Report for the first six months of 2014.

Jun
6
2014

2012 Annual Report

Homasote Company releases its Annual Report for 2012.

May
31
2013

Parsons The New School for Design and Homasote Present Installation at WantedDesign

Student projects always seem to blow our minds and the Parsons The New School for Design had a really cool seating installation made from recycled fiberboard. Read the full article

Jul
25
2012

Recession Forces NJ Remodeling Firm to Pull More “Green” Out of Homasote 440 Recyclable Building Materials and Still Give Back to the Community

Innovative use of Homasote 440 Soundboards allowed Turner Construction of New Jersey to reduce the cost of protecting existing floors and walls in a laboratory renovation. It also allowed them to get

Jan
27
2012

440 SoundBarrier replaces cracked Lightweight Gypsum

The cracked lightweight gypsum floor is taken up and replaced by Homesote 440 SoundBarrier in this furnished apartment within a 24 hour period.

Oct
3
2011

Homasote Announces an STC 55 wall Considered “Excellent” Sound Control

Homasote announces an STC 55 wall; considered “Excellent” Sound Control in a single wall, with it’s 440 SoundBarrier on only 1-side of the wall. A wall with an STC 55 will reduce the

Aug
26
2011

440 SoundBarrier Installation Video

Homasote is pleased to announce the release of its first Installation Video regarding the installation of Homasote 440 SoundBarrier in floors.

Aug
26
2010

BIM objects for Homasote Products Posted by ARCAT

Accurate BIM objects for Homasote products are now available from ARCAT. Appropriate product data is embedded in each object, saving specifiers a significant amount of time.

Jun
1
2010

Homasote 440 Sound Barrier key to material in "Dream House for Emergencies" by John Steele, www.KeystoneEdge.com

Raise your hand if you ever built a dollhouse as a kid. It started as a simple pile of plastic walls but, through the magic of toy manufacturing, it soon became a home, sprung forth from a tiny box.

May
17
2010

440 SoundBarrier Installation Highlights

We have released a new instruction sheet of important installation tips for our 440 SoundBarrier

May
4
2010

Study finds benefits of “single stream” recycling can be deceptive and costly

Most lay people, and perhaps most local officials, assume that all recycled items go to their best use. They are shocked to learn that the materials they dutifully put in a recycling bin may in fact wind up in a landfill.

May
3
2010

Homasote voted Product Choice Award Winner by industry peers

Readers of Multi-Housing news voted Homesote one of the 2009 "Product Choie Award Winners"

May
3
2010

Soundproofing Apartments saves landlords from Noise Complaints

Noise compaints are the number one greivance for landlords, sometimes even losing a tenant. Homasote and other sound reduction products can help.

Mar
25
2009

Homasote Launches DesignWall 440 at AIA Annual Expo

Homasote will exhibit at the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 2009 National Convention and Design Exposition held April 30 – May 2 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California.

Feb
11
2009

Homasote Celebrates 100th Anniversary

Throughout the last century – through 18 American presidents, seven major wars and countless fads and trends – Homasote has remained a leading manufacturer of quality building and packaging products made from recycled materials.

Jan
21
2009

Homasote Products Earns FSC Certification

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), a non-profit organization devoted to encouraging the responsible management of the world's forests, has certified Homasote under recently extended certification criteria that now includes firms whose products are made from post-consumer materials.

Nov
19
2008

Homasote Product Earns CHPS Certification

Homasote, the leading manufacturer of quality building products made from recycled materials, announced today it has earned the Collaborative for High Performance Schools Certification for its 440 SoundBarrier products, joining its current CHPS certified Class A fire-retardant NCFR panels.

Nov
1
2008

Homasote® to Exhibit at Booth #1133 at the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo on November 19-21

Homasote, the leading manufacturer of quality building products made from recycled materials, will exhibit its versatile product line at the U.S. Green Building Council's Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, one of the most significant tradeshows in the building industry, November 19-21 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston, Massachusetts.

Dec
1
2006

Nailbase Roof Insulation Originators Receive FM Approval For Its “Green” N.C.F.R.® Thermasote® On Steel Roof Decks; Additional Wind Uplift Confirms It Can Meet Code In Wind-Prone Areas

The originators of nailbase roof insulation have received Factory Mutual® approval for using its “green” nailbase roof insulation, N.C.F.R.® Thermasote®, on steel roof decks.