CARMEL, IND. (May 2, 2017) – Allegion, a leading global security products and solutions provider, was recently recognized by Green Builder magazine for its Schlage® LE wireless mortise lock. The 2017 Hot 50 Products include the most innovative, creative and all-around sustainable products available to the building market, as decided by the editors.
“As environmental awareness grows worldwide, more people see value in designing to meet sustainability standards,” said Tim Weller, manager of codes, standards and sustainability at Allegion. “Allegion is proud to offer products that deliver the security our portfolio of brands is known for with the latest technology to improve the customer’s daily lives. The Schlage LE is a great example of that.”
The wireless electronic lock received the top nod for its use of technology to optimize efficiency and performance.
The Schlage LE lock, featured in the smart and connected technology category, is designed to be easy to install, connect, manage and use. Developed specifically for facilities that want to upgrade to electronic credentials for improved security and efficiency, it is ideal for interior and perimeter office doors, multi-family resident entries, common area doors and sensitive storage spaces with a mortise door prep.
“Product selections are made based on the most topical and pressing issues within the arena of sustainable living, including smart home technology, renewables, energy efficiency, intelligent water and indoor air quality” said Sara Gutterman, chief executive officer at Green Builder Media. “Our editors have a great feel for what’s hot, what’s cool and, of course, what’s green.”
The annual selection of eco-friendly products was published in Green Builder’s special awards issue, which sends to more than 200,000 building professionals, consumers and code officials. Green Builder is one of the nation’s leading publications on green building and sustainable living. Allegion shares those values and continuously strives to offer environmentally friendly and efficient security solutions.
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Allegion (NYSE: ALLE) is a global pioneer in safety and security, with leading brands like CISA® , Interflex® , LCN® , Schlage® , SimonsVoss® and Von Duprin® . Focusing on security around the door and adjacent areas, Allegion produces a range of solutions for homes, businesses, schools and other institutions. Allegion is a $2 billion company, with products sold in almost 130 countries. For more, visit us.allegion.com.