News - 9 Nov 2007
Don’t call it ‘green’ carpet, call it sustainable carpet. A new standard for assessing the environmental-friendliness of carpet was announced at the 2007 Greenbuild International...
News - 30 May 2008
By the year 2020, approximately 12 million Americans will need long-term care, according to the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging. With the rise in long-term care comes a demand...
News - 3 May 2008
Carpet in a hospitality setting is one of the building’s most important design elements. Besides adding to the overall style of the space, it can also add to the comfort of guests and the bottom...
News - 11 Feb 2010
Ground-breaking trials by Axion Consulting have shown waste polypropylene carpets can be recycled into good quality polymer pellet for re-use in new applications, such as injection-moulded products....
Article - 25 Jan 2019
This article discusses how to characterize the composition and thermal decomposition of carpet samples using TGA-MS, TGA-FT-IR, and TGA-GC-MS.
News - 22 Apr 2019
The invisible device, acoustic carpet cloak, has the ability to mask objects on a reflecting surface. In other words, an acoustic beam will not be able to detect the object wearing the carpet...
News - 2 Jul 2014
The highly sought Mix Interior's Product of the Year Award has been presented to Desso at this year's Mixology Awards for its pioneering light transmissive carpet. Held in London on 26th June,...
News - 29 Feb 2012
Mohawk, a manufacturer of pre-finished solid and engineered hardwood floors, has introduced SmartStrand Silk, a revolutionary new carpet made using DuPont Sorona renewably sourced polymer. The company...
News - 20 Oct 2011
US Hardwood and Carpet, a hardwood flooring company in the Bay Area region, has declared that it will partner with Style Select to offer aesthetically pleasing and durable flooring products that have...
News - 22 Sep 2011
Teijin, a Japanese global technology group, has a produced a green carpet manufactured from PET (polyethylene terephthalate) bottles for the Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) to be held in...