Your Flooring - What cost to the environment?Published 01/08/2015Are you worried about the environmental cost of your floors? Many of us consider aspects like landfill and disposal but there are so many other areas that have a large impact on our planet.
Have you thought about the chemicals, energy, transport costs and sustainability of the materials?
Over the last few years we have seen a much bigger interest in the effects that the flooring industry has on the natural world. Gone are the days when factories were so energy hungry, the disposal of old flooring was just something for the consumer to consider and inefficient delivery meant wasted fuel and time.
Innovation is coming from all areas:
Wind turbines are starting to provide a significant part of the power