Environmental Advantages

Design partnered with science and corporate responsibility can take today’s waste to create tomorrow’s desired material. PVC-free, Cradle to Cradle Certified™ EcoWorx products come with an environmental guarantee for free reclamation and recycling. Used in more than 500,000 projects across 80 countries worldwide, their performance speaks for itself.

Why you should create your own environmental advantages using safe and sustainable EcoWorx high-performance products:

  • EcoWorx provides ingredient transparency through Cradle to Cradle Certification™ at the Silver Level and other measures, including Health Product Declarations and Declare Registration.
  • Uses 40% less energy in production than traditional carpet tile.
  • Weighs 40% less than traditional carpet tile – creating carbon reductions in transport and increasing efficiency in installation.
  • Low VOCs – meeting the requirements for Green Label Plus certification. Contributes to LEED 2009 and v4.
  • High performance sustainability – at no additional cost

Reclamation and Recycling

EcoWorx® backed products come with an environmental guarantee for free reclamation and recycling. Every EcoWorx® tile or broadloom product is printed with a 1-800 number on the back to facilitate the return of the product at the end of its useful life at no cost to the customer.

Continental US and Canada Guarantee: Shaw will take back 500 yards or greater of EcoWorx material at no cost to you.

Alaska, Hawaii and Mexico Guarantee: Shaw will take back 5,000 yards or greater of EcoWorx material at no cost to you.

International Guarantee: Shaw will take back 5,000 yards or greater of EcoWorx material from any international port at no cost to you.

Download EcoWorx Recycling Guidelines

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