ERA Sponsors NRCA Roofing Day in D.C. 2018

03.01.2018 For Immediate Release Contact: Louisa Hart 301-646-2850 Louisaghart@gmail.com ERA Sponsors NRCA Roofing Day in D.C. 2018 March Event To Deliver Roofing Message to Congress WASHINGTON, DC, March 1, 2018– The EPDM Roofing Association (ERA), the leading trade association representing the manufacturers of EPDM single-ply roofing products and their suppliers, has joined with more than… Read More

ERA Joins The Business Council for Sustainable Energy

For Immediate Release Contact: Louisa Hart 301-646-2850 Louisaghart@gmail.com ERA Joins The Business Council for Sustainable Energy Roofing Industry Group Expands its Support of Resilient Design WASHINGTON, DC, January 9, 2018– The EPDM Roofing Association (ERA), the leading trade association representing the manufacturers of EPDM single-ply roofing products and their suppliers, has joined The Business Council… Read More

ERA Leadership Tours IBHS Research Center

For Immediate Release Contact: Louisa Hart 301-646-2850 Louisaghart@gmail.com ERA Leadership Tours IBHS Research Center Industry Group Expands Expertise on Resilience Science WASHINGTON, DC, October 19, 2017 – The leadership and members of the EPDM Roofing Association (ERA) toured the South Carolina-based Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS) Research Center during ERA’s semi-annual meeting… Read More

ERA Leadership To Tour IBHS Research Facility

For Immediate Release Contact: Louisa Hart 301-646-2850 Louisaghart@gmail.com  ERA Leadership To Tour IBHS Research Facility Industry Group to be Briefed on Resilience Science   WASHINGTON, DC, September 7, 2017 – The leadership and members of the EPDM Roofing Association (ERA) will tour the South Carolina-based Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS) during ERA’s… Read More

INTERFACE: ERA PROFILE IN RCI JOURNAL

Interface is the technical journal of RCI, Inc. The association intends that Interface educate and inform, establish common ground for discussion, and provide a forum for the exchange of ideas and technical knowledge. A regular feature is the Industry Group Profile, a series on industry associations and organizations to inform readers about players in the building envelope world…. Read More

Press Release: ERA Launches New Resilience Website

For Immediate Release Contact: Louisa Hart 301-646-2850 Louisaghart@gmail.com ERA Launches Resilience Website Industry Group Provides Clearinghouse for Resilience Information WASHINGTON, DC, May 8, 2017 – Responding to the heightened interest in and concern over the resilience of the built environment, the EPDM Roofing Association (ERA) is launching EpdmTheResilientRoof.org . The new website details the need… Read More

Press Release: DuCharme is new ERA Chair

Mike DuCharme of Carlisle Construction Materials Named New ERA Chair WASHINGTON, D.C., February 2, 2017 – Mike DuCharme, Vice President – Product Marketing at Carlisle Construction Materials, has been named the new Chair of the EPDM Roofing Association (ERA) by the group’s board of directors. He replaces Jennifer Ford-Smith, Director of Marketing and Single Ply… Read More

Press Release: White Paper Confirms Benefits of Dark Roofs in Cold Climates

White Paper Confirms Benefits of Dark Roofs in Cold Climates “Heating Penalty”, Moisture Accumulation Cited as Issues with Reflective Membranes Washington, DC, January 16, 2017 – The EPDM Roofing Association (ERA) is releasing a White Paper, “Cool Roofs in Northern Climates” that reaffirms the value of dark roofing membranes in Climate Zone 4 and above…. Read More

Buildings: Climate Resilience in 5 Steps

Buildings: Climate Resilience in 5 Steps As we continue to deal with the negative effects of climate change, architects and specifiers are starting to consider the importance of resilience when designing a building. A recent article published by Buildings magazine provides 5 strategies for creating resilient buildings, including requiring “enhanced envelope strategies the next time… Read More