14001
Our products are manufactured under an environmental management system
Environmental Management System
Our broadloom and tile products are manufactured under an environmental management system, certified and complying with ISO 14001.
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Designed to be easily recycled
Designed For Disassembly
The unique construction of our tiles means the entire product can be recycled without having to separate components prior to processing.
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Each year
we divert thousands
of kilos from landfill
Diverting Landfill
We currently divert from landfill over:
  • 200,000 kg of paper and cardboard products
  • 250,000 kg of manufacturing products which are recycled into plastic products.
  • 500,000 kg of synthetic yarn which is recycled both internally and externally.
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Minimising operational adverse effects on the environment
Minimising Operational Impact
Wherever possible, provision and use of products and services that have minimal adverse environmental impact.
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47
%*
Reduction in emissions
Reduction In Emissions
Through a variety of programs Feltex have been able to achieve a 47%* reduction in our emissions.
* Achieved over a five year period for 2006 - 2010.
38
Reduced Greenhouse gas emissions KPI by
Reduced Greenhouse Gas Emissions
We're tackling climate change head on by reducing our gas emissions KPI by 38%*.
%*
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* Achieved over a five year period for 2006 - 2010.
33
Reduction in both gas and electricity consumption
Reduced Energy Consumption
33%* reduction in both gas and electricity consumption per metre of carpet produced.
%*
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* Achieved over a five year period for 2006 - 2010.
Carpet Institute of Australia's Environmental Certification Scheme
Low VOCs
Feltex Carpets meet the Carpet Institute of Australia (CIA) environment code of practice for carpet manufacturing and indoor air quality standards for low VOC emissions.
(Meets maximum points on any GBCA building materials calculator)
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Cost reduction
in waste generated per metre of carpet produced
23.8
%*
Waste Cost Reduction
Feltex have achieved a 23.8%* cost reduction in the amount of waste generated per metre of carpet, resulting in savings for our customers and the environment.
* Achieved over a five year period for 2006 - 2010.
100
PVC
100% PVC Free
All of our tile products are 100% PVC free which can contribute to the PVC minimisation points under the GBCA Green Star program.
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%
free
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100
BPA
BPA Free
Our products are 100% BPA free.
%
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free
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