Florence, Ala.—To celebrate Earth Day, Centiva offered dynamic Green Week events during the month of April.
Events included: Continue reading Centiva celebrates Earth Day with Green Week
The 41st Earth Day is tomorrow, on April 22. Founded in 1970 by Senator Gaylord Nelson, it was created to draw awareness to our planet and is currently celebrated by 175 countries. In 2009, the United Nations designated April 22 International Mother Earth Day. Continue reading Happy Earth Day! What are you doing to help?
According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the definition of sustainability calls for “policies and strategies that meet society’s present needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.”
While every area of the industry has made vast strides in making itself and its products more sustainable, perhaps no category has done more than carpet. From fiber makers down to the individual family business, stories of making carpet sustainable abound—from landfill diversion and using less natural resources to closed loop recycling and finding new industries that can reuse all or part of post-consumer carpet. Continue reading Sustainability: Stories of success range from manufacturer to dealer