Member - Cool Roof France

CoolRoofers paint roofs white to cool buildings and cities.

Type Startup or self-employed
Founder 2015
Company Size 8
Member Type
Founders Lachèvre frédéric
Headquarters 29200 Brest, France
Social network
Cool Roof France


What if painting roofs white was the best solution to limit urban heat, GHG, as well as creating thousands of jobs? Recommended by IPCC, « Coolroofing » is an affordable and quick solution for the mitigation and adaptation to climate change. For exemple, in less than 5 years, new yorkers have painted 2 million m2 white. In California, cool roofing is an obligation. Implementing cool roofs in cities around the world can not only help cities stay cooler, they can also cool the world, with the potential of canceling the heating effect of up to two years of worldwide carbon dioxide emissions. CoolRoofers mobilizes communities to create locally biosourced reflective paints, and coat as many roofs as possible !
Headquarters 29200 Brest, France

SDG’s of application

The Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity everywhere.
Clean Water and
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Affordable and
Clean Energy
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Industry, Innovation
and Infrastructure
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SDG 11
Sustainable Cities
and Communities
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SDG 12
Responsible Consumption
and production
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Efficient Solutions

Labelled Solutions from Cool Roof France

The Solar Impulse Efficient Solution label seeks to bridge the gap between ecology and economy, bringing together protection of the environment and financial viability to show that these solutions are not expensive fixes to problems, but rather opportunities for clean economic growth.

Offers from Cool Roof France

Other products

CRF has developed a reflective resin that is suitable for asphalt, metal, asbestos cement or fiber cement roofing, which combines three major advantages: - High performance elasticity (values ​​reached greater than 350%) - Reflection of thermal radiation from the sun's rays (infrared light) greater than 90% - Thermal emissivity greater than 90% - Reduction of heat transfers by conduction - Decrease fouling by repelling the incrustation of stains, and maintain the white color of the painted surface. Applied on the roofs, this thermal reflective resin, called "cool roof" reflects the sun's rays, significantly limiting the heat input into buildings. Acrylic paint, water based, composed of ceramic elements bonded by different resins, the composition of the product offers a high reflective and insulating power, its application allows to create a heat shield.

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Available inWorldwideCategories of applicationIndustry, innovation and infrastructure, Sustainable cities and communitiesSector of applicationMaterials and chemistry, Building and shelters Status Implemented