29 Jun '12, 2pm

GreenBuilder shares news of our recycling milestones. ★ 11.2 Million lbs of Fired...

Crossville Announces Recycling Program Milestones 6/27/2012 Manufacturer Diverts 11.2 Million Pounds of Fired Porcelain from Landfills, 100% of Tile Produced Contains Recycled Content CROSSVILLE, Tenn. - Crossville, Inc., domestic porcelain tile manufacturer based in Crossville, Tennessee, has announced the latest sustainability figures based on two of its major, industry-leading recycling initiatives: the Tile Take-BackTM Program and the collaboration with TOTO USA. Both initiatives are based on Crossville’s proprietary process for recycling fired porcelain products, including post-consumer materials; this is a capability unique to the manufacturer. Between both Tile Take-Back and the TOTO USA partnership, Crossville has diverted 11.2 million pounds of fired porcelain from landfills during the last two years (as of April 30, 2012). 100% of the company’s U.S.-made products...

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