Welcome Guest | Login | Register
About Green Blog

The green flooring blog keeps your up to date on all things eco friendly floor related. New to green living or already an expert on the subject? This blog is the place to share information and ideas on green flooring. Exchange green tips with other flooring bloggers and learn how green flooring can make your home more environmentally friendly. To view more flooring blog posts, visit the main floor blog at FindAnyFloor.com.

December 2016
  • S
  • M
  • T
  • W
  • R
  • F
  • S
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • 16
  • 17
  • 18
  • 19
  • 20
  • 21
  • 22
  • 23
  • 24
  • 25
  • 26
  • 27
  • 28
  • 29
  • 30
  • 31
= New Post

Green Blog

Mohawk EverStrand Carpet Selected as Red Carpet for Daytime Emmys

By FAF Staff Writer, (515 words) Posted in Carpet on August 28, 2009
There are (31) comments permalink

Mohawk EverStrand carpet made with PET will finally get the spotlight it deserves as this carpeting made from recycled plastic bottles has been selected as the official red carpet of the Daytime Emmy awards. EverStrand carpet is made with PET (polyethylene terephthalate) fiber, which comes from 100 percent post–consumer recycled plastic bottles. The producers of the Daytime Emmy Awards chose Mohawk’s EverStrand carpet as a green and eco–friendly flooring option to help with the environmentally sound production of the awards ceremony.

Dalton, GA (August 28, 2009)– When the stars of daytime television stroll down the red carpet at the 36th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards this weekend, they’ll be making a strong green statement.

Mohawk Industries

Mohawk's EverStrand™ carpet made from recycled plastic bottles was selected as the famed "red carpet" for the Daytime Emmy Awards ceremony. The awards ceremony, which will be held at the historic Orpheum Theater in Los Angeles, will air Sunday, August 30, at 8pm on the CW Network.

The producers chose Mohawk EverStrand as part of their effort to stage an environmentally sound production. The Emmys will use a variety of products and practices to show what can be done to protect and improve the environment, including recycling, using hybrid vehicles, reducing lighting to save energy, and other tactics. The Emmy production is carefully planned to be carbon neutral.

Mohawk's EverStrand fiber is a polyester produced entirely from recycled soft drink and water bottles. One out of every four bottles recycled in North America becomes Mohawk carpet. Mohawk recycles more than three billion bottles every year, making the company the largest recycler of plastic bottles in the country.

Because the US Food & Drug Administration requires top quality PET (polyethylene terephthalate) for beverage bottles, the recycled product offers superior performance characteristics over many fibers. On average, 30 plastic bottles are recycled to make one square yard of Mohawk EverStrand carpet.

Mohawk's own ongoing environmental effort, Mohawk GreenWorks, is an umbrella program that places all green projects under a single platform for management and information. Mohawk GreenWorks communicates the effort that goes into the company's scores of environmental practices. Mohawk GreenWorks covers the spectrum of environmental practices–the "5 Rs"–recycle, renew, reuse, recover, and reduce.

Mohawk’s environmental efforts have been cited by government agencies as a model for other industries to follow. Mohawk currently diverts more than three billion pounds of pre– and post–consumer waste from landfills every year. More than 500 Mohawk products–carpet, carpet tiles, cushion, laminates, and ceramic tile–contain recycled materials. These materials come from manufacturing, discarded tires, roofing, old wood furniture, soft drink bottles, and various other sources.

To learn more, visit www.mohawkgreenworks.com.

# # #

Mohawk is a leading supplier of flooring for both residential and commercial applications. Mohawk offers a complete selection of broadloom carpet, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone, vinyl, rugs and other home products. These products are marketed under the premier brands in the industry, which include Mohawk, Karastan, Ralph Lauren, Lees, Bigelow, Dal–Tile, American Olean and Quick–Step. Mohawk's unique merchandising and marketing assist our customers in creating the consumers' dream. Mohawk provides a premium level of service with its own trucking fleet and over 250 local distribution locations.

image: blog cloud comment

Comments (31)

Go Mohawk posted on: September 5, 2009

I have a lot of customers looking for eco-friendly carpet and I feel confident in recommending Mohawk. I think they have done a great job with their green initiative. Keep up the great work Mohawk!

PET preforms manufacturers in i posted on: June 4, 2011

I like your post and it really gives an outstanding idea that is very helpful for all the people on the web. Thanks for sharing.
PET preforms manufacturers in india

PET preforms manufacturers posted on: June 15, 2011

I appreciate your post. I also wrote that SMS advertising provides a cost effective method of targeting promotions to specific customer profiles. You might want to remind customers of specific events or promotions, but for whatever reasons, SMS allows you to pass information directly to the right customer at very affordable prices and fast delivery.
PET preforms manufacturers

PET Preforms posted on: July 7, 2011

It was a awe-inspiring post and it has a significant meaning and thanks for sharing the information.Would love to read your next post too......

Thanks

Regards

PET Preforms

coach outlet online posted on: January 19, 2013

http://www.coachoutletpursesr.com/ www.coachoutletpursesr.com

http://www.coachfactorybagsc.net/ coach factory outlet online

angeliaedwina posted on: February 28, 2014

Even if he struggles not to make Replica Watches UK his latest mission personal, James Bond is determined to Rolex Replica uk track down those who have forced Vesper to betray him. Questioning Mr White, 007 and M learn that the Organization to Rolex submariner replica which he belongs is far more complex and dangerous than anything they had imagined...

adult penguin costume posted on: December 11, 2014

The Vintage Wholesale Company The Vintage Wholesale Company.Walson Rockabilly are a vintage wholesale company who focus on vintage fashion wholesale. WalsonRockabilly Vintage Clothing wholesalers are the UK's leading,Shop wholesale vintage dress, cheap silk dress, vintage jewelry products from reliable vintage dress wholesalers on walsonrockabilly and get worldwide,We know wholesale vintage clothing. We're the only vintage clothing wholesaler that knows what it's like to be in your shoes,because we run stores ourselves.Always Vintage is a Wholesale Vintage Clothing Distributor. We offer more than ninety different categories of vintage clothing for you to choose from.adult penguin costume
mario luigi costume
20s charleston flapper costume

hance posted on: December 17, 2014

To reduce the chances of a security breach, it’s a good idea to try accessing 192.168.1.254, and, if it accesses the router log-in page.

amine posted on: April 10, 2015


thanks so much for that great blog and thanks also for accepting my links thanks
????? ??????
????? ??????
??? ???
????? ??? ?????

fusan posted on: September 23, 2015


Apabila kalian mau dapat menyulam alis dgn hebat maka saya sarankan belajar di Kursus Sulam Alis.
And apabila kalian pengen rental mobil nan tak mahal mari saya referensikan diSewa Mobil
Selanjutnya,bagi kalian yg tengah menemui problem pada pemanas air didaerah kalian lalu servicelah di Service Center Wika.
Anda pingin menyupplai barang ke seluruh dunia? Ayo baca ini Jasa Ekspedisi.

Jelly Gamat posted on: February 11, 2016

artikel yang bermanfaat saya sangat suka sekali dengan artikelnya
Jelly Gamat | Obat penyakit tipes | Obat Penurun Trigliserida | Obat Kanker Usus | Obat penurun hipertensi

stimolare erezione naturalmente posted on: July 23, 2016

Il mio gruppo è il risultato fortunato per creare un brivido per sfogliare la propria splendida guida. Il mio gruppo è pompato circa il navigare molto di più da le corse e anche articoli contenuti. Uno ha fatto un ottimo progetto! Allo stato attuale andare qui stimolare erezione naturalmente Assicurarsi di avere uno sguardo a un blog allo stesso tempo e si dilettano in.

jelly gamat gold g posted on: September 13, 2016

A thoughtful insight and fantastic suggestions you have on your website. You have obviously spent lots of time on this. Well done!
jelly gamat gold g

xiaojun posted on: September 17, 2016

20160918 junda

ralph lauren polo


ralph lauren


ferragamo shoes


toms shoes


michael kors outlet


icon: cloud post

Talk back - leave a comment

Post a Comment

Post a Comment

  • email a friend
  • delicious
  • digg
  • facebook
>