OMEGA® Windows + Doors By McKechnie® achieves a carbon footprint of 1.4 kg1 of CO2e per kg of Aluminium on a Scope 1 & 2* basis and is 65% better than other New Zealand sourced aluminium. (Toitū carbonreduce third party product certification).
Every 1000 house-lots of OMEGA® Windows + Doors specified consequently saves 1 million kilograms of CO2 carbon. This equals carbon sequestered by
• 16,000 tree seedlings grown for 10 years, or
• 516 hectares of native forest - that's the area of over 3 average dairy farms.
These are not carbon offsets from third party plantings, but real carbon savings, which is why every home is eligible to receive a certificate of its OMEGA® carbon savings.
Specify OMEGA® Windows + Doors to create high performance buildings, and unmatched carbon savings.
* Full Life Cycle is 5.62kg of CO2e / Kg of Aluminium.
1 The moving average kg of CO2e per kg of Aluminium on a Scope 1 & 2 basis is based on our Toitū carbonreduce product certification audits since 2015/16.