Carpet Reclamation and Recycling
Starnet members lead one of the largest and most impactful initiatives to help eliminate commercial flooring carpet waste from landfills. Working closely with end users to meet sustainable business practices, Starnet members provide solutions to reuse, recycle and repurpose carpet. From removal to compliance and certification, Starnet members are proud of their achievements and continued contributions to protect the environment for future generations.
132 Million sq. ft.
Amount of Used Carpet Reclaimed
618 Billion BTUs
Energy Saved through Reclamation Program
62 Million lbs.
Weight of Used Carpet Reclaimed
188 Million Gallons
Water Saved with Reclamation
U.S. Dwellings That Can Be Powered for One Year with Energy Saved
327,031 cu. yds.
Landfill Waste Eliminated
124 Million lbs.
Global Warming CO2 Equivalent Eliminated