What is Interface carpet made of?
Since 2011 they’ve been re-purposing waste nylon from discarded fishing nets and other sources, including yarn reclaimed through our own ReEntry® program, to provide recycled content nylon for Interface carpet tile.
Who owns Interface carpet?
Ray C. Anderson
|Founder||Ray C. Anderson|
|Area served||Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific|
|Key people||Daniel T. Hendrix (Chairman, President, CEO)|
Where are Interface Carpets made?
In accordance with local custom, the Interface manufacturing facility in Thailand has a Buddhist temple at the factory entrance. The company asks local Buddhist monks to bless the people and machinery at the factory each month. Interface also has manufacturing facilities in China, the Netherlands, the UK and the USA.
What is the purpose of the Net works project?
The Net-Works Program Net-Works® is an innovative, cross-segment initiative designed to tackle the growing environmental problem of discarded fishing nets in some of the world’s poorest coastal communities.
Can you interface with a person?
interface with someone or something to develop a connection or interaction with someone or something. Call Walter and set up a meeting so we can interface with him. This computer is meant to interface with as many as five others just like it.
Who owns Flor carpet tiles?
“It’s year 10 for FLOR and we have grown every year, even through the recession,” reported Greg Colando, president and founder of FLOR. “We interact with our customer in their homes through our catalog, online or in store in 17 locations,” Colando explained.
Who made the first carpet?
The First Carpet The oldest known carpet is the Pazyryk carpet dated back to 5th century B.C. It was pulled from the tomb of a Scythian Prince in the Pazyryk Valley of Siberia by Russian archaeologist Sergei Rudenko in the late 1940’s.
What is modular carpet?
Carpet tiles, also known as modular carpets or square carpets, are squares cut from wall-to-wall rolls which can be fitted together to make up a carpet. Carpet tiles are justly popular as a flooring option for commercial environments, such as bars and restaurants, and other relatively uncomplicated projects.
How often does interface report on their progress?
Interface Reports Annual Progress Toward Mission Zero.
Is Interface a sustainable company?
Interface has partnered with the US Green Building Council and their LEED Rating System for more than two decades to grow the market for green buildings and products. The Interface team is dedicated to spreading goodness, from impactful interiors to sustainable practices.
Can you use interface as a verb?
Think of an interface as a “face-to-face,” a place where things, or people, or people and things (like you and your computer) meet. Used as a verb, interface means to merge or mingle, bonding and synthesizing by communicating and working together.
What is interface interface commercial carpet tile&resilient flooring?
Interface commercial carpet tile and resilient flooring set the standard for quality design and performance. Learn more. Commercial Carpet Tile & Resilient Flooring | Interface Interface commercial carpet tile and resilient flooring set the standard for quality design and performance.
How does interface support the live zero® and Mission Zero® goals?
At the same time, it supports Interface’s Mission Zero ® goal to source 100% recycled material for our carpet tile and also aligns with the Live Zero goal of our larger Climate Take Back ™ initiative. Interface has partnered with the Zoological Society of London to buy discarded fishing nets from some of the poorest communities in the world.
What happens to our old carpet nets?
The nets are recycled into new yarn for our carpet tiles by Aquafil. The benefits? Fewer ghost nets, less virgin materials and a new source of income for the communities.
What is NETnet-works ®?
Net-Works ® is an innovative, cross-segment initiative designed to tackle the growing environmental problem of discarded fishing nets in some of the world’s poorest coastal communities.