Eco Friendly flooring is easy to find, but finding Eco Friendly/ Green Carpets may not be so easy. Most of these sites have a store locator!
1. Anton Carpet Fiber : Nylon Carpet using at least 90% post consumer wast.
3.) Clayton Miller: Wool Carpets
4.) Green Floors: Has a wide variety of flooring options
6.) Fibreworks: Natural Fiber floor coverings
8.) E.J. Hakimina: Moroccan, tribal and wool rugs
9.) Garuda Woven Art: Fair trade wool rugs, natural dyed and chemical free.
10.) Natures Carpet: Has a ‘Green’ Spectrum on website. Dealer locator on website.
11.) Helios: Wool carpet manufacturer, with ‘green’ practices. Seem to work mainly with designers (listed on website)
12.) Honeywell Nylon: Recycled nylon Carpet. Also reclaim and are LEEDS
13.) Lees Carpets: Recycled content carpet
14.) Milliken Carpet: Sustainable company
15.) Mohawk: Uses corn sugars instead of petroleum to process carpet. Some carpets made out of recycled bottles.
16.) Natures Carpet : 100% Wool Carpet
17.) New Moon Rugs: Chemical free wool rugs
18.) Earthweave: They offer a biofloor which is 100% biodegradable. They do not have a dealer locator on web site, just have to call them.
19.) Shaw: Offers carpet, hardwood and laminates. Dealer locator on website. For more information go to Think Space who used Shaw for commercial use.
20.) Tandus: Recycled Carpet
22.) Universal Textile Technologies: Recycled carpet backing
23.) Corn Carpet: Carpeting made from corn.
Carpet Industry Embraces Recycled Materials from Do it Yourself
Corn Carpet review from About My Planet
Standards for Environmentally Friendly Carpeting from the EPA