The ECONYL® brand and Vorwerk partnered, for the second year in a row to create the “green red carpet” for the GreenTec Awards 2014. The carpet, made by Vorwerk with ECONYL® regenerated yarn, was chosen for its sustainable story and efforts to free the world of nylon waste in order to protect precious raw materials. It was a perfect match for an awards ceremony honoring green technologies and raising awareness for the sustainable revolution.
An icon of non-conformity, the Sacco celebrates 50 years: this symbol of the cultural transformation of 1968 returns renewed in a green edition, in recognition of the need for global change. Zanotta celebrates this anniversary by launching a numbered, limited edition collection: innovative and sustainable materials– both the internal padding and the cover, featuring a […]
The intensive collaboration between Tarkett and Aquafil over recent years goes beyond the traditional customer and supplier relationship. The result is a significant step towards circular economy. Tarkett has sourced PA6 and ECONYL® regenerated nylon from Aquafil for more than a decade and uses ECONYL® yarn in its Desso AirMaster carpet tiles, for example. Now, […]
PUNTO E FILO e Rugsis a company born from the expertise and know-how of tradition. The deep knowledge of its products and target public has made Punto e Filo an authority in the rugs market, and also a reference of fine taste amongst the interior design professionals. Their three generations background allows them to venture […]
Interface redesigns Rolls-Royce’s Data Experts Office in Derby. The carpet tiles are made with ECONYL® yarn.
Modular flooring manufacturer Interface partnered with the design company Source8 to redesign Rolls-Royce’s Data Experts Office in Derby. The challenge was to transform the 1,700m2 Data Experts Office, which covers one floor, into a multifunctional hub of creativity and productivity, creating a balance between the company’s heritage – Rolls Royce established over 100 years ago […]
The Interfloor carpet and vinyl collections are developed with the utmost care for people and the environment. Interfloor has been using ECONYL® regenerated yarn for both residential and contract rugs for years. Its performance fit perfectly everywhere: from almost every room in the house to intensive use in offices, showrooms, restaurants, hotel lobbies, schools and […]
MEDIUM – Fishing nets become an urban boardwalk, that becomes next year’s couture: a sustainability adventure taking place in Chicago.
This is the story of a long adventure into sustainability and circular design that was fueled by NeoCon. From the NeoConversations podcast discussing the sustainable responsibility of designers and architects, to beautiful flooring in the first installation of the NeoCon Plaza, to a series of cyclical design and fashion products — we saw the impact […]