hilippines' leading name in home building supplies, Wilcon Depot celebrates 10 years of fruitful partnership with the Green Architecture Advocacy Philippines (Green AP) in bolstering the organization's advocacy of promoting sustainable development of the built environment. Wilcon Depot acts as the major sponsor in Green AP's 2018 Lecture Series with the theme “Green Action Plan.”

The lecture series hold its initial session for 2018 last January 31st at the Wilcon IT Hub in Makati City. Present in the event is Wilcon SEVP-Chief Operating Officer Rosemarie Ong who welcomed all the attendees and shared the company's actions in promoting a greener environment. Climate Change Commission Assistant Secretary Atty. Rommel Antonio Cuenca was also present as the lecture's topic speaker. Mr. Cuenca's topic revolved around the National Climate Change Action Plan for 2011-2028 outlining the country's agenda for adaptation and mitigation.

With Wilcon's mission of providing sustainable homes for Filipinos aligns with Green AP's resonant advocacy, quality brands that offer eco-friendly solutions are now made available inside Wilcon stores. Pozzi bathroom solutions, a sanitaryware brand who integrates water-saving property to its every product by the means of incorporating topnotch dual-flush systems; Grohe sanitaryware, whose product line promotes activities and measures that contribute to environmental protection; Ariston home appliances, who offers products that incorporate sustainability factors; Kohler sanitaryware, whose sustainability goal is a net zero carbon and solid waste footprint; Franke kitchen systems, whose kitchen sinks and taps effectively use stainless steel that are 100% recyclable and offers ovens that belong to Energy Class A, the highest rating for energy efficiency; Rubi Tile Cutters, whose products don't use electricity nor water. Their cutters don't emit noise pollution, and don't generate dust as well; Novabell tile solutions, whose product line is made from 40% recyclable materials; and MacroAir HVLS fans, a US brand that offers a cost-effective product line are some of Wilcon brands that meet worldwide ecological standards.

Also, a recent addition to these brands is Alphalux lighting solutions, a brand which Wilcon have just successfully introduced to the market March of last year. Alphalux products are certified energy-efficient and can last longer than non-LED alternatives.

With the official takeoff of Wilcon and Green AP's series of lecture seminars slated for 2018, expect an array of discussions tackling about comprehensive topics relating to various environmental concerns with the end goal of promoting a more ecologically-focused home building practice in the country.

Wilcon believes that these activities can instill the initiative of further thinking of new revolutionary ideas that can assure Filipino homes to be 'future proof' for the benefit of all people including the future generations. For more information, log on to www.wilcon.com.ph. You can also follow their social media accounts on Facebook and Instagram at @wilcondepot.ph.


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