Sustainable carpet tiles

Are carpet tiles a sustainable flooring option? Our answer is a resounding "yes". Ever since modulyss' inception, our people, processes and products have been screened for their environmental impact. This has allowed us to develop a sustainable workflow over the years, delivering goods that are ecologically viable.

In 2007, we started processing our cutting waste into our Back2Back backing. A year later, we were the first European carpet tile manufacturer to use recycled content carpet fibers: Econyl70. In 2011, Aquafil launched the 100%-regenerated ECONYL yarn range, which now forms the basis for several sustainable modulyss carpet tile collections.

From our sustainable partnership with Healthy Seas, to our end-of-life and CO2 offset projects, we care.

Discover all about our CSR efforts.

From fishing nets to carpet tiles

As part of our sustainable mission to reduce the Life Cycle Impact of each product, modulyss decided to join Healthy Seas as an associate partner member...

Sustainable carpet tile backing

Back2back

modulyss uses carpet tile waste generated during the tile-cutting process, incorporating it into the secondary backing of the products. In our efforts to reduce the environmental impact of our carpet tiles, we are always looking for new and alternative raw materials. The result? A high-quality, sustainable carpet-tile backing.

Healthy Seas clean-up mission

In 2016, modulyss joined a Healthy Seas clean-up mission in the Belgian North Sea. The Belgian Secretary of State for Social fraud, Privacy and the North Sea, Philippe De Backer, visited us when we arrived in the harbor.

Sustainability report

Sustainability report

We are committed to taking a step further with every carpet tile we make. Learn all about our CSR efforts in our latest sustainability report.

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Excellent BRE score

All our carpet tile collections are certified by BRE Global (Building Research Establishment), responsible for the internationally renowned BREEAM assessment of buildings' environmental performance. We provide a Sustainable Data Sheet for every modulyss product, on which the product's BRE score is mentioned. All modulyss products are rated for offices according to the BRE Green Guide to Specification.

 

We invite customers to objectively compare our products' eco scores with those of other brands on the Green Book Live website.

Katrien De Cooman
Sustainability Manager @ modulyss

Eco collections carpet tiles

Eco-collections

We have always been committed to producing eco-friendly products. Over the years, we have developed numerous ecological collections with ECONYL nylon yarn. First, with 70% ecological yarn and later, with 100%-regenerated yarns. What makes these collections unique? They combine various environmental features and a recycled primary- and secondary backing (back2back) into one efficient, ecological carpet tile.

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