Sustainability

Advance Flooring Systems - Product Stewardship Program


GreenPad Carpet Tiles

Advance Flooring offers a carpet take back service for where a customer is using a GreenPad carpet tile as the new floor covering.

Where the existing carpet or carpet tiles are to be replaced by the GreenPad tiles Advance Flooring will ‘take-back’ the existing carpet. This carpet is then offered to a charitable trust, community group or another non-profit organisation for them to use in their facilities. Advance Flooring will cover all freight costs from the source location to the new beneficiaries’ location. Other party to do all uplift and loading of pallets supplied.

Advance Flooring carpet take back program.

•    Contact Advance Flooring Systems 72 hours in advance to arrange the take-back program and pallets for transport. Acceptance of carpet for return is at Advance Floors discretion.

•    Advance Flooring Systems to supply a sufficient number of pallets for the size of the project and shrink wrap so the carpet can be securely held on the pallets.

•    Carpet to be uplifted must be clean and uncontaminated from construction debris before being placed on pallets.

•    Carpet to be uplifted and stacked on pallets neatly 4 tiles per layer. Each pallet to be stacked 120 layers high.

•    At every 40 layers of tile on the pallet place one tile in the centre of the main stack to hold the four piles together.

•    If the adhesive on the back of the tiles is still sticky please stack the tiles face to face- back to back. Repeat this order to prevent adhesive transfer.

•    Stack pallets no more than 120 tiles high.

•    Shrink wrap the tiles onto the pallets securely.

•    Ensure pallets are clearly labelled.

•    Contact Advance Flooring Systems for collection when complete.

Rubber Backed Laundry Mats

As part of our product stewardship principles, we have developed a solution for obsolete launderable mats at the end of their useful life ensuring the product is recycled instead of going to landfill.

The product is recycled to serve a second useful life by being shredded and combined with recycled rubber tyres to produce Dressage Performance Surfaces.

•    Contact Advance Flooring Systems 72 hours in advance to arrange the take-back program. Acceptance of launderable mats for return is at Advance Floors discretion.

•    Mats must be clean, dry and uncontaminated to be suitable for recycling.

•    Only rubber backed mats with a nylon carpet surface are suitable for recycling.

•    Shrink wrap or strap onto pallets adequately and safely.

•    Ensure pallets are clearly labelled.

•    Contact Advance Flooring Systems for collection when complete.

•    A $0.50 surcharge applies to all mats to be recycled.

Entrance Matting Systems

Advance Flooring Systems offers an Entrance Matting System take back service for where a customer is replacing an existing entrance mat with an Advance Matting System.

Advance Flooring will deconstruct the matting systems when required and recycle components, either into a new matting system or forward to the appropriate recycling facility.

Advance Flooring Systems entrance matting take back program;

•    Contact Advance Flooring Systems 72 hours in advance to arrange the take-back program and pallets for transport. Acceptance of entrance matting for return is at Advance Floors discretion.

•    Advance Flooring Systems to supply a sufficient number of pallets for the size of the project.

•    Entrance matting to be uplifted must be clean and uncontaminated from construction debris before being placed on pallets.

•    Shrink wrap or strap onto the pallets securely.

•    Ensure pallets are clearly labelled.

•    Contact Advance Flooring Systems for collection when complete.


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