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High-Efficiency Urinal from American Standard Provides Stylish, Low-Maintenance Commercial Solution
Water-Sense-Certified Urinal Features Modern Design, EverClean Technology, Reliable Performance
TORONTO, ONT, GREENBUILD EXPO(October 4, 2011) —Commercial specifying engineers and maintenance managers can have it all with the Decorum™ FloWise® urinal from American Standard: artistic design, water efficiency and low maintenance.
Specifiers will immediately appreciate the sleek, modern, compact design that sets a higher standard for luxury office spaces, professional services buildings, resorts, clubs or hotels.
“The Decorum urinal elevates a very utilitarian product to something you would expect to see in a renowned modern art museum,” says Tony D’Amato, senior product manager of commercial products for American Standard.
The high-efficiency urinal (HEU) features FloWise water-saving technology that uses only 0.5 gallons per flush (gpf), using 50 percent less water than a standard urinal. This stylish unit meetsthe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) WaterSense® program requirements for high performance and water efficiency.
The powerful and efficient washdown action of the Decorum urinal is designed for use with manual or Selectronic® hands-free flush valves for reliable performance. This ADA-compliant model can be specified as a urinal/valve system or as an individual chinaware unit.
Maintenance staffs will appreciate the Decorum for its antimicrobialtechnology that helps it stay clean, longer. The Decorum urinal featuresthe EverClean® permanent finish that inhibits the growth of stain and odor-causing bacteria, mold and mildew on the surface – making it ideal for commercial, institutional and other high-use, public installations.
The Decorum is available in white with a 3/4-inch top or back spud inlet and includes a threaded 2-inch outlet connection.
When purchased as a fixture/flush valve combination, the Decorum offers a five-year warranty; if purchased as a separate chinaware unit, the urinal carries a one-year warranty.
For more information on American Standard commercial products, visit www.americanstandard.com, www.americanstandard.ca, or call (800) 899-2614 (U.S.), (800) 387-0369 (Canada).
ABOUT AMERICAN STANDARD BRANDS
American Standard Brands is a leading North American manufacturer of a wide range of high-quality building products, including faucets, fixtures, furniture, vitreous china fixtures, cast iron sinks, whirlpool tubs and other wellness products for the bath and kitchen as well as decorative panels. The company currently offers total project solutions for residential and commercial customers; employs more than 5,000 people in the United States, Canada and Mexico; and markets products under well known and respected brands, such as American Standard®, Jado®, Porcher®, Safety Tubs®, Crane®, Eljer®, Fiat® and Decorative Panels International®. American Standard Brands is an affiliated portfolio company of Sun Capital Partners. For more information, visit www.americanstandard.com or www.americanstandard.ca.
WaterSense® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).