Wonderful interview on Bloomberg.com from Interface regarding their recycling program:
Five billion pounds. That’s roughly how much carpet Americans throw away each year, making it one of the bulkiest and least biodegradable ingredients in America’s overflowing landfills.
Interface, the Atlanta-based carpet maker with more than $1 billion in yearly sales, realized in 1994 it was on a collision course with then environment and began a transformation that would earn it influence far beyond its own operations. Continue reading Bloomberg.com — How to clean five billion pounds of carpeting: Interface