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Recycled Content

The sum, normally expressed as a percent by weight, of post-industrial or pre-consumer recycled material plus post-consumer recycled material.

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Tarkett Launches the Scale Study Series Collection from Designer Suzanne Tick safety film recovered from recycled automotive windshields • Fluorine free: using Eco-Ensure (C2C Gold Material Health certified as a stain resistant treatment) • Recycled Content: from 21% (Flex-Aire) to 75/76% (ethos and Powerbond) • Recyclability: recyclable through ReStart® reclamation program • LEEDv4: o Meets new mater...
Upgrading your kitchen from 'blah' to 'bling' for less
...ction of the cost, and with scratch-resistant finishes that are not only easy to clean but also resist common stains like peanut butter, permanent marker and red wine. Because laminates are made from recycled content and are easy to install and maintain, they make an eco- and budget-friendly choice for consumers. 'Everyone loves the look of natural stones but they don't realize how much mainten...
Mannington to Turn Olympic Graphics into VCT Flooring
...quare feet or approximately the area of three football fields—will be shipped to Mannington’s headquarters in Salem, N.J., where it will be turned into a key ingredient in a mixture used to make high recycled content Premium Tile flooring, which already contains post-consumer recycled content from waste streams, including drywall and VCT reclaimed from renovation sites. The colorful graphics ad...