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Shaw Industries

The world's largest carpet manufacturer and a leading floorcovering provider, Shaw Industries Group, Inc. is a vertically integrated manufacturer that supplies carpet, hardwood, laminate, resilient, tile, and stone flooring products and synthetic turf to residential and commercial markets worldwide. Shaw's Sustainability Strategy: Driving innovation into the business, Protecting and making efficient use of resources, Engaging our associates, customers, stakeholders, and communities, Focusing on long-term financial success.

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Breaking the Cycle of Poverty Through Sustainability, Equity and Resilient Design
Breaking the Cycle of Poverty Through Sustainability, Equity and Resilient Design

1 week ago - Here, Purpose Built Communities president Carol Naughton discusses how sustainability and designing for resiliency can help to end intergenerational poverty, strengthen economically diverse communities and aid in neighborhood revitalization.

Interior Design Firm’s Product Exchange Minimizes Construction & Demolition Waste
Interior Design Firm’s Product Exchange Minimizes Construction & Demolition Waste

1 month ago - Schott Design’s product exchange program, SchottXchange, goes beyond its carpet reclamation and recycling efforts on its projects to facilitate the reuse of items within or between buildings, diverting materials from the landfill.

Biodegradable, Recyclable: Designing Products for a Better End-of-Use Outcome
Biodegradable, Recyclable: Designing Products for a Better End-of-Use Outcome

5 months ago - As part of an effort to recognize and learn from a wide array of organizations about the ways we can each make a positive impact on people and the planet, Shaw is spotlighting 10 diverse organizations intently focused on products and initiatives that support the wellbeing of people and the planet.

Igniting the Healthy Building Materials Movement: A Conversation with Perkins and Will
Igniting the Healthy Building Materials Movement: A Conversation with Perkins and Will

6 months ago - Here, Mary Dickinson, co-director of Perkins and Will’s Material Performance Lab, sheds light on the firm’s efforts related to the environments in which we live, work and play; the market drivers for those initiatives; and the challenges and keys to success along the way.

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Tools for Healthy Buildings — at All Price Points
Tools for Healthy Buildings — at All Price Points

7 months ago - The Healthy Building Network’s HomeFree initiative helps leaders in affordable housing "do better" through scientific guidance and educational resources. The following insights from Billy Weber, HBN’s Collective Impact Director, were taken from a recent webinar, hosted by Shaw.

Shaw Industries Ranks Among Forbes’ List of America’s Best Employers for Diversity 2020
Shaw Industries Ranks Among Forbes’ List of America’s Best  Employers for Diversity 2020

7 months ago - For the second consecutive year, Forbes Magazine has recognized Shaw Industries Group, Inc.’s commitment to promote a corporate culture of diversity and inclusion by naming Shaw as one of “The Best Employers for Diversity.”

Shaw Carpet Tile Manufacturing & Recycling Facility Achieves LEED Certification
Shaw Carpet Tile Manufacturing & Recycling Facility Achieves LEED Certification

8 months ago - Shaw Industries Group, Inc. (Shaw) has achieved the USGBC’s LEED Silver designation for its carpet tile manufacturing and recycling facility in Adairsville, Ga. (known as T1).

Collaboration: A Catalyst for Cutting-Edge Change
Collaboration: A Catalyst for Cutting-Edge Change

9 months ago - It takes a village of visionaries and specialists to galvanize innovative ideas and bring them to fruition. In a recent webinar, Shaw examined a case study in organizations coming together to take a “people-centric approach to sustainability.”

Recognizing Organizations Taking a People-Centric Approach to Sustainability
Recognizing Organizations Taking a People-Centric Approach to Sustainability

9 months ago - Shaw Recognizing Organizations Taking a People-Centric Approach to Sustainability

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Shaw Introduces Innovative Soft Floor Covering Designed for the Expo/Trade Show Market
Shaw Introduces Innovative Soft Floor Covering Designed for the Expo/Trade Show Market

9 months ago - Shaw Introduces Innovative Soft Floor Covering Designed for the Expo/Trade Show Market

Shaw Showcases Sustainability Efforts at Greenbuild
Shaw Showcases Sustainability Efforts at Greenbuild

10 months ago - Shaw collaborates with customers and partners at world’s largest green building conference, Greenbuild, to share fresh thinking and continuing education opportunities.

Shaw Recognizes 10 Organizations Focused On The Wellbeing of People and the Planet
Shaw Recognizes 10 Organizations Focused On The Wellbeing of People and the Planet

10 months ago - Shaw sustain[HUMAN]ability recognition program to highlight work of organizations driving change

Floor Covering Weekly Honors Shaw Industries for its sustain[HUMAN]ability™ Efforts
Floor Covering Weekly Honors Shaw Industries for its sustain[HUMAN]ability™ Efforts

10 months ago - Floor Covering Weekly Honors Shaw Industries for its sustain[HUMAN]ability™ Efforts. Shaw recognized in five categories at the annual GreenStep awards ceremony.

Q&A: Shaw on Flooring That’s Good for More Than the Feet
Q&A: Shaw on Flooring That’s Good for More Than the Feet

1 year ago - The floor beneath our feet can mean so little, or so much. We caught up with Susan Farris, VP of Sustainability Corporate Communications, to learn more about how Shaw’s focus on sustainability is evolving alongside the market.

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Shaw Industries Simultaneously Focuses on Environmental Health and the Human Experience
Shaw Industries Simultaneously Focuses on Environmental Health and the Human Experience

1 year ago - Shaw Industries Group, Inc. (Shaw), a global floorcovering provider, has released its 2018 sustainability report.

Shaw Industries Named a Finalist for Three Ethical Corporation 2019 Responsible Business Awards
Shaw Industries Named a Finalist for Three Ethical Corporation 2019 Responsible Business Awards

1 year ago - Shaw Industries Group, Inc. has been named a finalist for the Ethical Corporation’s 10th Responsible Business Awards 2019 – the world’s leading celebration of responsible business excellence – in three categories.

Home Is Where the Heart — and Our Health — Is
Home Is Where the Heart — and Our Health — Is

1 year ago - In this four-part series, Shaw explores trends in where and how we live, and the movement toward more sustainable housing, offices and other buildings that embraces occupant wellbeing.

How Can We All Help Sustain HUMAN Ability?
How Can We All Help Sustain HUMAN Ability?

1 year ago - In this four-part series, Shaw will be exploring trends in where and how we live, and the movement toward more sustainable housing, offices and other buildings that embraces occupant wellbeing.

Member Spotlight: Why Susan Farris from Shaw always asks “what’s next?” and is keen to collaborate on material health
Member Spotlight: Why Susan Farris from Shaw always asks “what’s next?” and is keen to collaborate on material health

1 year ago - We recently spoke with Susan Farris, vice president, sustainability and corporate communications at Shaw Industries, about why she entered the sustainability space and what she’s excited about now.

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