ERA is involved in a variety of efforts, this “ERA Initiatives” page reflects larger efforts that ERA has provided significant leadership on.

ERA to Sponsor Opening Keynote of NIBS Annual Conference and Expo

The EPDM Roofing Association (ERA) is starting off the New Year by sponsoring the opening Keynote of the National Institute of Building Sciences’ (NIBS) Annual Conference and Expo. The Keynote speech at the NIBS event will be delivered by Eric Wilson, Deputy Director of the New York City Mayor’s Office of Resiliency, and will showcase… Read More

ERA’s Response to the EPA Sunsetting Proposal

The EPDM Roofing Association (ERA) is proud to represent the country’s largest manufacturers of both white and black commercial roofing membranes. We feel their knowledge and experience of our members positions us well to provide government officials, architects, and design professionals with solid and credible information that allows them to make educated decisions. No one… Read More

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

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: 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

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