What kind is best (or least bad) carpeting for the environment, in manufacturing, resource use, and eventual disposal?
Below please see some URLs discussing "green" carpeting and the environment. Please let me know if any of these links do not work, and/or if you need further information.
Carpet and Rug Institute - Carpet and the Environment
Co-Op America - EcoFriendly Floors - Rolling out the Green Carpet
Union of Concerned Scientists - GreenTips - In Praise of Green Carpeting (and Rugs)
Earth Share of Washington - Earth saving tips – In praise of green carpets (and rugs)
“Your source for environmentally friendly flooring products and information”
I hope you enjoy your new carpeting and thank you for your question, Flo