True Artisan Heritage…

Oceanside Glasstile was founded in 1992 with a boundless spirit of innovation, a passion for hot glass and a new vision for the tile industry; creating luxury glass tile using recycled bottle glass. As pioneers of handcrafted glass tile they continue to pursue timeless design that preserves, honors and furthers their true artisan heritage.
Tile Geeks, Design Devotees, Mosaic Aficionados, Architectural Enthusiasts, and Happy Homeowners, Oceanside Glasstile digs your deep desire for authentic and gratifying design. They invite you to explore their website and learn not only about their products, but all the magic that makes Oceanside Glasstile a colorful experience of human values, positive vibrations, and cultural vision.

Sustainability

Their mantra is “From Curbside to Oceanside” and it describes their dedication to transforming glass into expressive design materials that would otherwise end up in landfills. Moreover, their efforts to be a sustainable organization extend far beyond this fundamental product attribute. They have measurable goals that target improvements in energy reduction, elimination of waste, and green business practices.

DURABILITY AS PART OF SUSTAINABILITY

Glass tile is a very strong building material* that is impervious to water and freeze/thaw resistant. This long-lasting durability further adds to its sustainability.

RECYCLED CONTENT

All Oceanside Glasstile is made primarily from silica sand, an abundant natural resource, with many colors also containing recycled content that may include pre-consumer* and/or post-consumer*** recycled bottle glass from curbside recycling programs.

What Makes Them Green

Their company philosophy has always been centered in sustainable processes and dedication to environmental health. Today, these same values reside in all their business practices and pervade the organization. They recycle over two million pounds of post-consumer bottle glass each year in their manufacturing. Along with many other initiatives that continually improve their sustainability efforts, they implemented a co-processing partnership to almost completely eliminate any of their manufacturing waste from going to a landfill. As is evident in their product design and company values, they are committed to ongoing process advancements and environmental stewardship.

AESTHETICS AND QUALITY OF LIFE

Because of its handcrafted nature and broad range of translucent and iridescent colors, Oceanside Glasstile is an exceptionally beautiful building material—an ideal choice for helping people create beautiful and comforting living spaces, conducive to health and productivity, all of which is part of green building.

 

LEED INFORMATION

Whether applied as a feature wall, flooring, or an eye-catching accent, Oceanside Glass Tile makes an ideal material for LEED registered projects.

Oceanside started the trend over twenty years ago, with a commitment to environmental stewardship and social responsibility. Using curbside recycling programs clear glass waste, OGT has made it their mission to repurpose this by creating beautiful art tile.

Sustainability

Their mantra is “From Curbside to Oceanside” and it describes their dedication to transforming glass into expressive design materials that would otherwise end up in landfills. Moreover, their efforts to be a sustainable organization extend far beyond this fundamental product attribute. They have measurable goals that target improvements in energy reduction, elimination of waste, and green business practices.

RECYCLED CONTENT

All Oceanside Glasstile is made primarily from silica sand, an abundant natural resource, with many colors also containing recycled content that may include pre-consumer* and/or post-consumer*** recycled bottle glass from curbside recycling programs.

AESTHETICS AND QUALITY OF LIFE

Because of its handcrafted nature and broad range of translucent and iridescent colors, Oceanside Glasstile is an exceptionally beautiful building material—an ideal choice for helping people create beautiful and comforting living spaces, conducive to health and productivity, all of which is part of green building.

 

DURABILITY AS PART OF SUSTAINABILITY

Glass tile is a very strong building material* that is impervious to water and freeze/thaw resistant. This long-lasting durability further adds to its sustainability.

What Makes Them Green

Their company philosophy has always been centered in sustainable processes and dedication to environmental health. Today, these same values reside in all their business practices and pervade the organization. They recycle over two million pounds of post-consumer bottle glass each year in their manufacturing. Along with many other initiatives that continually improve their sustainability efforts, they implemented a co-processing partnership to almost completely eliminate any of their manufacturing waste from going to a landfill. As is evident in their product design and company values, they are committed to ongoing process advancements and environmental stewardship.

LEED INFORMATION

Whether applied as a feature wall, flooring, or an eye-catching accent, Oceanside Glass Tile makes an ideal material for LEED registered projects.

Oceanside started the trend over twenty years ago, with a commitment to environmental stewardship and social responsibility. Using curbside recycling programs clear glass waste, OGT has made it their mission to repurpose this by creating beautiful art tile.

To see their full line of products go to Glasstile.com.

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