Sustainability & Environmental Leadership

Environmental Mission Statement

Tandus Centivva's environmental and social responsibility incorporates a culture of corporate accountability for its actions as a company and its impact on the world and its environment. The company is committed to a holistic program of sustainable initiatives that are focused on developing solutions to protect the environment for current and future generations and creating a better quality of life for mankind and all other living species. Specific core programs are dedicated to continual improvement and measurement of energy and resource utilization, air and water quality, and GOAL ZERO agendas for waste and emissions.

Infinity Initiative – the industry's only true closed-loop (carpet into carpet) reclamation and recycling program.

ER3 100% recycled content backing – (Environmentally Redesigned, Restructured, Reused) the world's first 100% recycled content backing made in a closed loop recycling process.

FLOORE – Tandus Centiva's buy-back program where we'll purchase your old vinyl-backed carpet, even if it's our competitor's and guarantee that 100 percent of it will be recycled into new floorcoverings.

Environmental claims adhere to FTC Guides (FTC)

Environmental Claims are third-party certified by Scientific Certification Systems (SCS).

Tandus Centiva is the only company in the industry earning the esteemed Environmentally Preferable Product (EPP) designation for its entire modular product line.

Sustainability Warranty – guarantees that 100 percent of old vinyl-backed carpet will be recycled and not landfilled or incinerated.