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A HISTORY OF CARPET TILE

The following article has been researched by the author via the simple means of Google and by the recalling of his own experiences in the Carpet tile Industry over the past 25-30 years. During this time he worked for DuPont (Australia) at a time when the Milliken PVC/Fibreglass carpet tile was introduced into Australia under the name of Feltex Modular Carpets, he then was head-hunted to work for Feltex Modular, and witnessed the growth of their great competitor, Interface. Today, he is joint owner of the agency for Carpets Inter/Tai Ping, the inventors of EcoSoft carpet tile backing, a backing that promises to take the carpet tile industry into a future of greatly enhanced sustainability and social responsibility.

 

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