Sustainable & Resilient Design

Angelus' products can assume many roles — design elements, durable utility, structural components — and performs them all with great economic value. Yet they also have characteristics that make them strong contributors to sustainable design, both intrinsically and purposefully as developed by Angelus Block.

  • Early adopter of new lower CO2 cement.
  • Industry-first Type III Environmental Product Declaration.
  • A full set of Health Product Declarations.
  • Take-Back program with multiple collection locations.
  • Advancing the optimization of product design.
  • Continuing research for viable materials to lower environmental impact.

Take a look at the articles and resources below to see the benefits to green building provided by our products and the systems in which they are installed.

Sustainability Downloads

Our Type III EPD, a full set of HPDs, and new Carbon Calculator.

Angelus Block Reduces Its Carbon Footprint

In another move toward meaningful contributions to sustainable design, Angelus Block is reducing CO2 with a newly available cement.

Concrete Masonry: A Low Carbon Wall

Optimized cmu and grout minimize greenhouse gas impacts compared to other systems.

Design for Resilience and Concrete Masonry

Resilient design is gaining momentum as a complementary focus to green building.

Efficiently Green

Products and systems contributing to green rating systems, while offering great efficiency, flexibility, economy, and safety benefit in multifunctioning systems.

Green Building Rating Systems

The rating systems, guides, and code referenced in the Green Credits & Strategies section..

Systems & Products

Products applied to sustainable and resilient strategies.

Green Credits & Strategies

Presented in sections that coincide with green building rating systems and standards, an overview of product applicability.

Download Angelus Block Products and Sustainable Design, updated for LEED® v4 and more.
Sustainable & Resilient Design