A recent study by UL shows that many wood finishes on the market release hazardous chemicals into the air such including known carcinogens and reproductive toxins. Researchers found that 80 percent of today’s wood finishes emit some level of toxic VOCs. The researchers tested air samples during application, in the hours after, and as long as seven days later.
Vermont Natural Coatings patented PolyWhey® technology has emerged as a new category of wood finish; delivering easy-to-use products that have established the highest performance and environmental standards.
We use whey protein, a byproduct of cheese making, to displace toxic ingredients found in traditional finishes. PolyWhey® floor and furniture finishes and our new Exterior Penetrating Stain and Water Proofer, are the choice of professionals and do-it-yourselfers alike.
If you are thinking of having your existing hardwood floors refinished, sanded or repaired, contact the licensed and insured professionals at Palermo Hardwood Flooring, Inc. We also do complete installation of new Hardwood, Laminated or Engineered Flooring.
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