Mohawk Industries was recently honored with Wal-Mart’s inaugural Vendor Award for Sustainability. Specifically, the company’s Mohawk Home brand was recognized for managing its energy usage, reducing waste and highlighting sustainable materials in its products. Bill Kilbride, president of Mohawk Home, said he was “very honored” to be singled out by Wal-Mart
Among its green efforts, Mohawk Home was credited with
reducing water usage in its dyeing processes, setting up bottle recycling
programs at Wal-Mart stores and a Calhoun, Ga. public school, and recyling
rubber for its recycled tire mat products.
Mohawk given thumbs up by Wal-Mart for green efforts
July 22, 2008