3rd party certifications

3rd party certifications

Our company has sought out third party certification in many areas of manufacturing and product development. We are proud to affiliate with these third party certifiers while focusing on our goal to provide information to help specfiers and supply chain stakeholders sort out information on sustainable attributes.

epa green power partner

EPA Green Power CertifiedGreen power is electricity produced from a subset of renewable resources, such as solar, wind, geothermal, biomass, and low-impact hydro. Buying green power is one of the easiest and most effective ways to improve your organization’s environmental performance.

A voluntary program that supports the procurement of green power by offering expert advice, technical support, tools and resources to help a company lower the transaction costs of buying green power, reduce its carbon footprint, and communicate its leadership to key stakeholders. We are an EPA Green Power Partner and BOLYU Commercial Carpet was honored with a 2009 Green Power Leadership Award by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

green energy

renewable green energyIn 2013, Beaulieu Commercial continues their commitment to green power by purchasing of 4 million kilowatt hours (kWh) of green power, saving 4.5 million pounds of CO2 emissions.

cri green label plus

cri green label plusDesigned by The Carpet and Rug Institute to provide assurance that carpet products meet stringent criteria for low chemical emissions (VOCs) and geared towards carpet specifiers who are looking for a method to evaluate different carpets. Every carpet receiving Green label Plus certification has been tested for emission levels for all chemicals as required by Section 01350, plus six additional chemicals, utilizing a 14-day test.

All BOLYU Commercial products have achieved the CRI Green Label Plus. Puralex®, our odor-reducer, helps lower VOCs and minimize indoor air odors.

u.s. green building council

The U.S. Green Building CouncilWe are a member of USGBC – Washington, D.C.-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to a prosperous and sustainable future for our nation through cost-efficient and energy-saving green buildings.

Nexterra’s® post-consumer content contributes twice the dollar amount than pre-consumer content for the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Green Building Rating System™.

care

carpet america recovery effortOur company is a Corporate Sustaining Partner in Carpet America Recovery Effort‘s program. CARE is a nonprofit organization which solicits contributions (financial and otherwise) from corporations, government agencies and anyone else with a vested interest in diverting carpet from landfill. Each contribution signifies good faith support and a willingness to participate in the process of helping achieve CARE’s objective of 40% landfill diversion by the year 2012.

environmental choice of new zealand

Environmental Choice of New ZealandA voluntary, multiple specifications based environmental labeling program, which recognizes the genuine moves made by manufacturers to reduce the environmental impacts of their products.

Our synthetic carpet tile products with Avalar® RE and other approved face fibers and our Nexterra® carpet backing system are licensed through this program.

a place to flourish

A Place To FlourishAn annual international award to recognize and promote healthcare provider organizations that are cultivating “generative space” with the intentional design of their environments.

We are active participants in the Caritas Project which supports, promotes and creates cultural communities that actively demonstrate respect for human dignity as their core value.