Press Release

Roofing Magazine: You Can Influence Codes and Standards

Roofing Magazine has published an article by ERA Associate Executive Director, Ellen Thorp discussing strategies for working with building codes and standards setting bodies. Below is an excerpt from the article: “As associate executive director of the Washington, D.C.-based EPDM… Read More

ERA Associate Executive Director Earns Prestigious CAE Credential

Ellen Thorp Honored By ASAE as Member of Winter 2016 Class WASHINGTON—One hundred forty-one association executives recently received their Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential from the CAE Commission of ASAE, joining more than 4,000 industry leaders worldwide. The Winter 2016… Read More

ERA Produces Video On Award-Winning Sustainable Housing

As part of its ongoing commitment to the construction industry, the EPDM Roofing Association (ERA) has produced a video on the use of dark EPDM in award-winning sustainable housing design. The new video showcases the retrofitting of Weinberg Commons, a… Read More

Jennifer Ford-Smith of Johns Manville Named New ERA Chairman

BETHESDA, MD, February 10, 2015- Jennifer Ford-Smith, Director of Marketing and Single Ply Product Management at Johns Manville, has been named the new chairman of the EPDM Roofing Association (ERA) by the group’s board of directors. She replaces John Geary,… Read More

EPDM Roofing of Choice for State-of-the-Art Sustainable Apartments

BETHESDA, MD, November 24, 2014 – Black EPDM rubber roofing membrane will be used in an innovative apartment building project that will combine state-of-the-art environmental features with affordable rents for homeless families. The roofing membrane, along with polyiso insulation and… Read More

ERA Issues Updated Information on Virginia VOC Regulations

The EPDM Roofing Association, (ERA), as part of its advocacy work on the issue of VOC regulations, is alerting the industry to the implementation dates of new VOC regulations in the Richmond Emissions Control Area of Virginia. This area includes… Read More