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Product: Tretford Tile with PVC backing

Waterford Carpets Ltd

Tretford Tile with PVC backing

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Tretford Tile with PVC backing

TOP 3 Benefits:

  • Health & Ecotoxicity

• Rapidly Renewable Resources
• Take Back Scheme

Waterford's Tretford Tile with PVC backing is a durable carpet manufactured in Germany. The product's face fibre comprises of natural goat hair and is bonded to a PVC backing. This hard wearing product is suitable for all work spaces and residential environments and is easy to lay and versatile. Supply of goat hair supports nomadic herders in developing countries. Natural goat hair is a rapidly renewable resource generated as a value added by-product of Mohair/cashme reproduction.

Achievements:

Health & Ecotoxicity

  • Healthy VOC levels
  • Low toxicity - no toxicity in use

LCA

Life Cycle Analysis - Water

  • Water footprint available

Life Cycle Analysis - Resources

  • Rapidly renewable

Life Cycle Analysis - Greenhouse Gas

  • Carbon footprint available

Life Cycle Analysis - Emissions

  • Low air emissions
  • Low water emissions

Corporate Social Responsibility

  • ≥10 year warranty
  • Certified Environmental Management System
  • Complies with relevant social and environmental laws of the country of operation
  • Fit for Purpose certified
  • Manufacturer take back policy
  • Replacement parts available

Rating Tools

  • Green Star - GBCA
  • WELL Features - IWBI

More information:

Tretford Tile with PVC backing has been compared to an industry standard Nylon Broadloom carpet (no cushion) product which serves as the business as usual for the floor covering product category. The life cycle inventory data compiled for the BAU product was obtained from industry study.

The scope of certification includes Tretford Tile of 8mm.


Certified under:

Global GreenTag Standard v3.2

Rating tools relevance:

GreenStar 'Design and As Built v1' and 'Interiors v1' Rating Tools Credits:
o Sustainable Products Level A
o Indoor Pollutants
o Responsible Building Materials

GreenStar ' Performance v1' Rating Tools Credits:
o Procurement and Purchasing: Refurbishment Materials

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