Daltile launches new sustainability CEU

HomeNewsDaltile launches new sustainability CEU

Daltile CEU sustainabilityDallas, Texas— Daltile’s commercial team will launch an updated continuing education unit (CEU) on “The Tile Industry and Green Building” to show the ways tile can contribute toward green building certifications.

“Sustainability is a major focus for our commercial customers,” said Whitney Welch, vice president of commercial sales, Dal-Tile Corporation. “To best serve these customers, we have updated our CEU with complete information about our products’ sustainability attributes. As the largest manufacturer and marketer of tile in North America, we have the resources and influence to lead by example with eco-friendly choices. Through our conscientious manufacturing, we produce 100% natural, environmentally-friendly tile.”

Welch added that the company’s tiles are made from natural materials: water, clay, sand, feldspar and other minerals. “With over 98% of our manufactured tile products containing some level of pre-consumer (post-industrial) recycled materials, we have helped prevent an average of over 175 million pounds per year from ending up in our nation’s landfills. Additionally, nine of our 12 North American manufacturing plants recover and reuse 100% of the wastewater generated by the manufacturing process. In one year, we can recycle over 100 million gallons of water. In addition, our tile contains zero VOCs, PVCs, phthalates, asbestos or formaldehyde.”

Must Read

TISE 2024 exceeds expectations

Las Vegas—The International Surface Event (TISE), Informa Markets' premier exhibition comprised of three world-class trade events, Surfaces, StonExpo and TileExpo, created a bustling sold-out...

Programs and activations announced for Coverings 2024

Atlanta—Coverings, the preeminent international tile and stone exhibition and conference in North America, has released a comprehensive roster of both popular and new onsite...

Louisville Tile promotes Kristine Gaines to CFO

Louisville, Tenn.—Louisville Tile has promoted Kristine Gaines to the position of chief financial officer. Gaines offers a wealth of financial expertise and a proven...

Tarkett launches expanded carpet QuickShip program

Solon, Ohio—Tarkett is making more of its commercial product catalogue available for fast delivery through its updated QuickShip program. Dealers, architects and designers now...

Retailers React: What are you doing to help ease the installation crisis?

Every two weeks, FCNews seeks out flooring retailers across the country to offer their advice on hot topics of the day. This week, we...

Shaw Industries named 2024 Training APEX Award winner

Dalton—Shaw Industries has been named a 2024 Training APEX Award winner by Training magazine. As the only flooring manufacturer awarded, Shaw aims to create...
Some text some message..
X