PROTECT WATER AS A PRECIOUS RESOURCE

Water is essential to our manufacturing processes and also to human life. Shaw maintains responsibility for water withdrawals, consumption and releases within local ecosystems. To help combat water scarcity, we maintain focus on identifying new technology and innovative solutions to reduce water use.

FAST FACTS
  • We have reduced water use by 30% since our 2006 base.
  • Shaw has a goal to reduce our water impact 50% by 2030.

What—Really—Is the Cost of Doing Business?

Shaw Commercial Hard Surface resilient products can cost nearly one-half less than typical VCT (or any competitive product requiring polish) over the life of the floor.

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RENEWABLE ETHOS

Our goal is a delightfully diverse, safe, healthy and just world, with clean air, water, soil and power - economically, equitably, ecologically, and elegantly enjoyed.

-William McDonough & Michael Braungart