10 Aug '17, 4pm

Can Carpeting Be #Green?

Can Carpeting Be #Green?

The most important green certification program for carpeting is the Green Label Plus program administered by the Carpet and Rug Institute. To be eligible for the Green Label Plus tag, carpeting must meet standards for maximum VOC Volatile organic compound. An organic compound that evaporates readily into the atmosphere; as defined by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, VOCs are organic compounds that volatize and then become involved in photochemical smog production. emissions and formaldehyde Chemical found in many building products; most binders used for manufactured wood products are formaldehyde compounds. Reclassified by the United Nations International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) in 2004 as a “known human carcinogen."

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