Carpets Certified by NSF / ANSI 140 Platinum
Environmental & Health Information
For carpets certified under the NSF/ANSI-140 standard, manufacturers must also:
- Take back used carpet
- Use energy-efficient manufacturing processes
- Use bio-based, recycled or environmentally preferable materials
- Minimize adverse public health, environmental and community impacts.
These products are not required to be free of polyvinyl chloride (PVC).
Info on this product category: Flooring: Carpet
Criteria for Flooring: Carpet
Certification under NSF-140, a multiattribute, third-party standard.
March 8, 2014