This standard for carpet includes a rating system with established performance requirements and quantifiable metrics throughout the supply chain for: public health and environment; energy and energy efficiency; bio-based, recycled content materials; environmentally preferable materials; manufacturing; and reclamation and end-of-life management.
Conformity with NSF/ANSI 140 Sustainability Assessment for Carpet's standard is verified by an independent organization (third party).
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NSF/ANSI 332 Sustainability Assessment for Resilient Floor Coverings, NSF/ANSI 336: Sustainability Assessment for Commercial Furnishings Fabric, NSF Sustainability Certified Product, and NSF/ANSI 342 Sustainability Assessment for Wallcovering Products
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Last updated: 20 January 2012