News: UK - Quadrant and Spruce grow carpet tile recycling and reuse
Carpet Recycling UK members Quadrant Modular and Spruce Carpets have joined forces to provide recovered tiles for a huge office refurbishment for Centrica.
Thursday, 26th November 2009
Quadrant is a design led manufacturer of carpet tiles and was selected by Centrica on the basis of their commitment to environmental responsibility. Spruce is a social enterprise providing training opportunities for people excluded from working. Together they will combine their capabilities to refurbish and reuse the old tiles from a 9000 m˛ office complex.
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