Danish Royals pay tribute to ROXUL Inc. during Canadian Visit
MILTON, ON, Sept. 19, 2014 /CNW/ - ROXUL Inc., the leading manufacturer
of stone wool insulation products in North America was pleased to
accept His Royal Highness Prince Henrik Medal of Honour award yesterday
at the Danish Trade Delegation Business Lunch as a part of The Danish
Trade Mission to Canada.
Nominated by the Royal Danish Consulate, Toronto -ROXUL President Trent
Ogilvie accepted the award on behalf of ROXUL Inc. in recognition of
their outstanding achievements in producing energy efficient products
and for strong business and trade relations between Canada and Denmark.
Later that afternoon, ROXUL signed a memorandum of understanding to
become an official founding member of the Active House Alliance
(Canadian Chapter), a not-for profit organization dedicated to building
environmentally sustainable homes that contribute to a healthier
lifestyle for occupants while reducing the negative impact on the
"It has been an extraordinary day for ROXUL Inc.," stated ROXUL
president Trent Ogilvie. "Our ROXUL team is filled with pride to be
awarded such a prestigious award, and to take a leading role in
bringing the Active House Alliance to life in Canada. "
ROXUL Inc. has adopted important Danish values, particularly with
regards to a comprehensive environmental policy. As a fully owned
subsidiary of ROCKWOOL International, the leading producer of stone
wool insulation based in Denmark, ROXUL is guided by the same corporate
mission and responsibilities. That is especially true in the area of
sustainability. The ROCKWOOL report on sustainability is global in
scope and includes the group's efforts in North America. ROXUL's
manufacturing facilities use some of the most advanced technology
available, including comprehensive environmental management systems
with advanced recycling technologies at their three manufacturing
facilities in North America.
ROXUL's high quality insulation is made from natural stone and contains
up to 40 percent recycled material with zero waste to landfill.
ROXUL's superior insulation saves energy, absorbs sound and is fire
resistant. ROXUL is a leading choice for architects, building
professionals and homeowners.
The excitement will continue for ROXUL Inc. next week as they officially
open their first USA manufacturing facility in Marshall County, MS.
ROXUL Inc., is a subsidiary of ROCKWOOL International A/S, the world's
leading supplier of innovative products and systems based on stone
wool. ROCKWOOL International A/S is a publicly held company, which
trades on the NASDAQ OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen. Operating 28
factories in 18 countries, the ROCKWOOL Group employs more than 10,000
people and features a global network of sales companies, trade offices
and dedicated commercial partners. ROXUL products provide superior
thermal and acoustical value and are fire resistant, water repellent,
non-corrosive, and resistant to mold.
For more, visit www.roxul.com
SOURCE: Roxul Inc.
For further information:
Leslie McLaren, Roxul Inc., 1-800-265-6878, Ext 4307, firstname.lastname@example.org