Atlanta, GA, November 22, 2019—At Greenbuild International Conference and Expo held in Atlanta, Georgia, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced LEED Positive—a vision statement and LEED development roadmap that will lay the foundation for a future of LEED that is regenerative.
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Dalton, GA, November 22, 2019—For the third year in a row, Shaw hosted an education lab as part of the annual USGBC Greenbuild conference.
Atlanta, GA, November 22, 2019-Mohawk Industries announced at Greenbuild that the company’s Air.o Unified Soft Flooring (USF) carpet line has achieved Declare and Health Product Declaration (HPD) certifications.
Dallas, TX, November 22, 2019-The International Surface Event (TISE): SURFACES | StonExpo/Marmomac | TileExpo is debuting a new design show feature at the upcoming January event, The Style Hub at The DISH and has named celebrity designer and television host Jennifer Farrell as the face of this new event feature.
Weinheim, DE, November 21, 2019—The boards of directors of FV Beteiligungs (FVB) and Low & Bonar have reached agreement under which Low & Bonar will be acquired by FVB, a company wholly and directly owned by Freudenberg.
Dallas, TX, November 13, 2019-The North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors (NAFCD) recognized Arden Kelly of Commercial Flooring Distributors of Debary, Florida as the recipient of the 2019 NAFCD Lifetime Achievement Award.
Washington, DC, November 21, 2019—Total existing-home sales increased 1.9% from September to a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 5.46 million in October, according to the National Association of Realtors.
Washington, DC, November 21, 2019-The Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score in October is 52.0, up from the September score of 49.7, according to the American Institute of Architects (AIA).
Paris, France and Waalwijk, The Netherlands, November 21, 2019—Tarkett has announced that it is closing the loop on commercial carpet tiles in Europe thanks to a pioneering partnership with Aquafil.
Toronto, ON, Ephrata, WA, November 21, 2019—Lynx Equity Limited of Toronto, Ontario has acquired Ephrata, Washington’s Prime Flooring, a commercial contracting firm.