Carpet America Recovery Effort


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Carpet America Recovery Effort

(CARE)
A voluntary initiative of the carpet industry and government to prevent carpet from burdening landfills, focusing on developing carpet reclamation and recycling methods.
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C&A's recycling rate for post-consumer carpet was more than twice the recycling rate targeted by the Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE).
The Dalton, GA-based Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE) recently announced that 224.
In addition, Peoples will also be the executive director of the Carpet America Recovery Effort, the industry-led effort to divert carpet from landfills.
According to the Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE), in 2002, estimated total carpet discards equaled 4.