Sustainability


  • Shaw Contract releases sustainable flooring

    Wednesday, June 20, 2018

    [Cartersville, Ga.] Shaw Contract has introduced a new product category, PET Resilient, made from 40 percent post-consumer PET. In a quest to continue...
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  • Mohawk & Groundswell to unveil Smartflower

    Monday, June 11, 2018

    [Chicago] As part of Mohawk Group’s ongoing commitment to leaving more “handprints” than footprints, the company will join Groundswell and other proje...
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  • Interface offers carbon neutral flooring

    Monday, June 11, 2018

    [Atlanta] Interface has named all of its products — including all carpet tile and luxury vinyl tile (LVT) — carbon neutral across the entire product l...
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  • Shaw completes Combined Heat & Power plant

    Tuesday, May 29, 2018

    [Dalton, Ga. and Columbia, S.C.] Shaw Industries Group, Inc. has completed the construction of a cogeneration Combined Heat & Power (CHP) plant at...
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  • CARE addresses challenges & opportunities

    Wednesday, May 16, 2018

    [Orlando, Fla.] The sixteenth Annual Meeting of Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE) held here recently at the Orange County Convention Center focuse...
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  • Shaw Industries achieves carbon neutrality

    Wednesday, May 16, 2018

    [Dalton] Shaw Industries Group, Inc. (Shaw) has achieved carbon neutrality in its commercial carpet manufacturing operations. The company announced th...
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  • CARE releases 2017 Annual Report

    Tuesday, May 15, 2018

    [Orlando, Fla.] The 2017 Annual Report, released this week by the Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE), reports that CARE members diverted more than ...
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  • Fiandre presents eco-friendly booth at Coverings

    Monday, May 14, 2018

    [Atlanta] Fiandre’s booth at Coverings ’18 was a tribute to the timeless beauty of trees and nature, a sophisticated and sustainable hub of design tre...
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  • CARE names 2017 award winners

    Monday, May 14, 2018

    [Orlando, Fla.] Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE), the non-profit organization charged with advancing market-based solutions for carpet recycling ...
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  • Cork & bamboo carve out niches

    Thursday, May 03, 2018

    Cork and bamboo are two of the most sustainable flooring choices, and recent visual trends have followed the rest of hardwood in moving toward gray&nb...
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Calendar of Events

Carpet One and Flooring America Summer Convention
July 22 - July 26, 2018
Montreal, Canada
CFI 25th Anniversary convention
August 15 - August 17, 2018
Orlando, FL - Rosen Shingle Creek Resort
Aligned Conference - Promoboxx
October 3 - October 5, 2018
Boston, MA
FCICA - Mid Year Convention
October 3 - October 5, 2018
NFA - National Floorcovering Alliance
October 17 - October 18, 2018
Rhode Island
Starnet Fall Meeting
October 19 - October 21, 2018
San Antonio, TX
Total Solutions Plus (NTCA+CTDA+TCNA)
October 27 - October 30, 2018
Grapevine, TX
NAFCD & NBMDA Convention
November 6 - November 8, 2018
Dallas, TX
The International Surface Event
January 23 - January 25, 2019
Las Vegas, NV - Mandalay Bay Convention Center