Building Futures®

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Sustainability is our foundation

Our team incorporates integrity, resource stewardship and corporate citizenship into everything we create.

Building Futures® is our corporate sustainability report – and a holistic approach to sustainability for the Gold Bond®, ProForm® and PermaBASE® brands. It is a commitment to integrity, resource stewardship and corporate citizenship.


Cutting-edge research and development with applied science

The Gold Bond®, ProForm® and PermaBASE® brands are known industry leaders in applied innovation. National Gypsum Company is the exclusive service provider for these brands, delivering outstanding value and exceptional product performance with industry-leading environmental health and safety protection.

Our research and development investments focus on continually breaking ground across a range of product performance categories while exceeding standards for health and environmental criteria.

A partner in sustainable product performance
In-house research, development and testing take NGC’s performance, accountability and environmental credentials to the next level. The Technology Innovation Center (TIC) in Charlotte, NC, and the NGC Testing Services labs in Buffalo, NY, raise the bar on performance and reliability in the industry.

We partner with our manufacturing affiliates, Gold Bond Building Products, LLC, ProForm Finishing Products, LLC and PermaBASE Building Products, LLC to offer a service-oriented approach to meeting LEED® v4 and WELL building standards. Our experts partner with design professionals nationwide to navigate certification requirements and specify the highest-performing products for the job.

With a comprehensive portfolio of products that achieve GREENGUARD® and GREENGUARD® Gold Certification, an optimized national distribution network and value-added expertise in efficient and high-performance assemblies, we provide the premier choices for green building projects. Whether you are going for platinum certification or following your own cost-efficient design playbook, we have you covered.

Value-Added Solutions

Industry-leading environmental performance

Our companies create products that contribute to sustainable design by providing healthy indoor air quality; moisture, mold and mildew management; durability; optimal acoustics; life safety and increased space functionality. By lowering the weight of select gypsum board products, we reduce raw material and environmental impacts. No matter how you define sustainability, we offer the most comprehensive set of value-added solutions in the industry.

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Our commitment: A better future

National Gypsum Company and our family of companies are committed to earning and maintaining the trust of our stakeholders through a clear vision, a non-negotiable set of values and a daily focus on reducing our environmental impact.

We are committed to going beyond compliance to building a better future for our associates, our customers, our owners, the communities where we work and the environment.

Product innovation

We implement cutting-edge research and development with applied science to improve product performance as well as health and safety for our team members, partners and communities.
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Community impact

We invest in the improvement of the communities where we live and work through service, from helping veteran organizations to supporting Habitat for Humanity.
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Environmental stewardship

We measure and reduce our impact by pursuing operational excellence at all stages of the product life cycle.
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