ECO by Cosentino® is an original product manufactured from 75% of recycled materials such as mirror, glass, porcelain, earthenware, and vitrified ash. Even 94% of the water used in its manufacturing process is re-used.
ECO by Cosentino® is a new product that embraces sustainability, design and quality that has produced a new category of recycled surfaces. These are an ecological alternative to similar surfaces available for construction and decoration.
ECO by Cosentino® has been created by a comprehensive research and development project carried out by the multinational Spanish company which has reinvested a major part of its annual income in promoting new technologies to create this state-of-the-art product. All the manufacturing processes comply with high environmental standards; which makes ECO by Cosentino® into a highlysustainable and unique product
Consumption of recycled material to produce ECO during the first year of production:
Consumption of glass: Equivalent 65 million bottles.
Consumption of vitrified ash: Equivalent to a tower of 530m of height and base 1m².
Consumption of mirror: Equivalent to more than 2 million mirrors of 1m x 1m.
Consumption of ceramics: Equivalent to 50.000m² of ceramic tiles.
ECO by Cosentino® is available in a wide range of colours which are ideal for every design and decoration project, both for the home and commercial buildings. There are colours for all tastes and requirements so that both customers and professionals alike can select their most suitable choice.
ECO by Cosentino® offers two textures: Polished (providing the surface with a brilliant shine) and Leather (matt finish)
ECO by Cosentino® is the result of many years of research and development. The creation and development of ECO has provided a product that will be used widely in decoration and construction.
Its beautiful design, available in a range of popular colours, is manufactured with high standards of physical-mechanical properties. Whilst the material is of a rigid construction it allows for a natural level of flexibility which is ideal in the handling and manufacturing processes.
The hardness rating being between 5 and 7 on the Mohs scale. ECO also has an extremely low rate of water absorption and porosity, making it an ideal material for bathrooms and kitchens.
The result is a compact and hard surface highly resistant to impact, chemical products and scratches. It is a product with an unbeatable quality and style which can be used both in construction and decoration.