The Dura Contract tufted carpet qualities are perfectly suitable for a sustainable and ecological building. A selection of products, recognizable by the ECO brand, is made with the innovative regenerated ECONYL® yarn. Sustainability is deeply rooted in the textile floor coverings from Dura Contract. On this page more information regarding the sustainability certificates that Dura Contract and VEBE have can be found.
ECONYL® regenerated nylon
ECONYL® is an innovative recycled polyamide yarn, that is made out of ocean plastic. The yarn is made out of recycled fishing nets and industrial garbage. By recycling ocean plastic ECONYL® makes an important contribution to cleaning up our oceans. The Dura Contract products, recognizable by the ECO brand are made out of the ECONYL® polyamide yarns.
DGNB Sustainable Building Certificate
Modern architecture builds on sustainability and ecology. The DGNB – German Council for Sustainable Building (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Nachhaltiges Bauen) certifies product and buildings on their environmental aspects. Our innovative Dura Contract qualities reach all the criteria regarding this aspect and are ecologically certified by the DGNB. The tufted qualities are ecologically safe and thus make an active contribution to ecological building design and sustainable maintenance. VEBE offers builders and architects the necessary security already in the planning phase, so that the desired certificate is achieved.
ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Certificate
VEBE has achieved the ISO 14001:2015 environmental certificate. This certificate shows that VEBE has implemented an environmental management system with which they put effort into improving their own environmental performances. The ISO 14001:2015 is a world-renowned standard with requirements for environmental management systems formulated by the International Organization for Standardization. With this certificate VEBE proves that sustainability and environmental aspects are guaranteed in the company’s processes.
STeP OEKO-TEX - Sustainable Textile Production
The STeP OEKO-TEX® certification offers a comprehensive analysis and evaluation concerning sustainable textile production conditions. The aim of the STeP certification is the permanent implementation of environmentally friendly production processes, optimal occupational health and safety and socially responsible working conditions. OEKO-TEX® performs the analysis with a framework of six aspects:
- Chemical management
- Environmental performance
- Environmental management
- Social responsibility
- Quality management
VEBE scores on average level 3, exemplary implementation.
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The Dura Contract carpets are developed with the createst care for commercial use. Our products are made with innovative sustainable materials and are extremely durable.