LOUISVILLE, Ky. - AAF International, manufacturer of American Air Filter® and AAF® products and a leading provider of clean air solutions, has announced that it is now a U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) member.

The USGBC is the organization responsible for developing the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) initiative. The LEED Green Building Rating System™ encourages the global adoption of sustainable green building and development practices.

“As a member of the Daikin Group, our corporate mission is to create and provide products and services that contribute to the conservation of the global environment by capitalizing on our vast experience and capabilities,” said Brian Thompson, vice president of global marketing. “In recognition of this goal, we are delighted to become a member of the USGBC and look forward to playing our part in fully supporting the LEED initiatives.”

For more information on AAF products, visit www.aafintl.com.

Publication date:07/07/2008