Mohawk Finishing Products of Hickory, N.C., received an award for its line of Greenguard certified waterborne finishing products.
The company received the 2009 New Product Sequoia Award - Green/Environmental from the Association of Woodworking and Furnishings Suppliers. The award recognizes innovation for new-to-market products. Entries were evaluated on quality, production impact, practicality, innovation and user-friendliness.
The Mohawk Waterborne System includes waterborne pre-catalyzed lacquer and sealer, conversion varnish, dye stains, dye concentrates, dye stain base/reducer, wiping stains, wiping stain base, glaze, glaze base and colorants system. All of the waterborne products have low VOCs. They are free of formaldehyde, phthalate and lead, according to the company.