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Product Data Sheet

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Product Assessment Screening System
Manufacturer: (Name) Lindab Profil AB
Supplier: (Name) Many suppliers across UK
Website: Website > Building Products > Lindab Rainline 
Product Reference: Lindab Rainline
Description of product/system: Rainwater goods: Gutters, Downpipes and accessories
Application: (promoted by manufacturer): Perimeter of pitched and flat roofs
Is it competent in this application? Other National Certification
Claims made appear in: Certificate SP SITAC Swedish Technical Approval 0974/75 01/09/2011
Literature Product Promotional Literature
Advertising None
Website: www.lindab.com
Review based upon:   
Webpage URL/PDF URL:  http://www.lindab.com/global/pro/Pages/default.aspx?redirectToMarket=true&i=3578#drilldown_guid:c8be21d0-2c31-49cf-9354-7ea0490a0d3b;level:all;sub:3 > Relevent Documents
Document name/File name(s):  http://www.lindab.com/global/Documents/Building%20Components%20Global/….
EPD_Lindab_Rainline.pdf (this in not an EPD from an LCA)
roof_drainage_system_assembly.pdf
roof_drainage_system_technical.pdf
Date of document:  ED: PM51267, Date: 08/05/2009
Assembly: 2505, Date: 17/10/2012
Technical: 153013, Date: 17/01/2012
Revision of document:  ED: Rev 5
Assessor initials:  BRM
Assessment date: (DD/MM/YYYY) 18/03/2013
Reviewer initials:  BRM
Last review date: (DD/MM/YYYY) 25/03/2013
GreenSpec Assessment: Characteristics of the ‘normal’ or ‘average’ product in the same category:
Description of 'Normal' or 'Average' Product in the same category:  Cast iron, copper and stainless steel have small market share
Normal or Average Product: Characteristics: 1 Materials: PVC in domestic or aluminium in non-domestic buildings
Normal or Average Product: Characteristics: 2 PVDF, PVF2, PPC or Anodic Oxide Coatings on aluminium
Normal or Average Product: Characteristics: 3 High thermal movement; joints subject to movement and potential leaks 
Normal or Average Product: Characteristics: 4 Use of solvents or sealants in joints 
How is this product better than ‘normal’ or ‘average’ product in the same category?  
Feaures: Benefits:
Benefits: Materials: 1 Steel: Avoidance of non-renewable materials (PVC & Coatings)
Benefits: Materials: 2 Steel: Avoidance of very high embodied energy material (aluminium)
Benefits: Materials: 3 Pre-galvanized: Avoidance of organic coatings (is an option)
Benefits: Materials: 4 Pre-galvanized: Simplified recycling with lower pollution potential
Benefits: Properties: 1 Pre-galvanized: Use of self-healing long life corrosion protection
Benefits: Properties: 2 Steel: Reduced thermal movement at joints
Benefits: Properties: 3 Steel & EPDM: leak-proof joints
Benefits: Properties: 4 Ladder can be leaned on strong gutter edge profile and strong brackets 
Benefits: Properties: 5 Silent in use
Benefits: Applications: 1 Comprehensive collection of accessories and tools
Benefits: Applications: 2 Very detailed Application Instructions
Benefits: Applications: 3 Many suppliers across UK 
Benefits: Competence: 1 Swedish certificate (see above)
Benefits: Accreditations: 1 None identified
Benefits: Endorsements: 1 None identified
How is this product worse than ‘normal’ or ‘average’ product in the same category?  
Feaures: Problems:
Problems: Materials: 1 High embodied energy and emissions aluminium-zinc option
High embodied energy and carbon coating option
GreenSpec only endorses pre-galvanized steel un-coated option
Problems: Properties: 1 None identified
Problems: Applications: 1 Care must be taken to avoid cutting swarf remaining insitu.
Angle grinder must not be used to cut the product as this generate hot swarf which can cause burn marks on coating (if used).
Problems: Product competence: 1 15 year 'finish' warranty, only for organic coated finish, against peeling cracking or fading
No 'finish' warrantyfor galvanized only
Integrity of galvanized only: 50 years if regularly maintained
Problems: Accreditations: 1 No UK accreditations 

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