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Environmental Commitment

Karndean Designflooring has always aimed to make stylish and durable floors with the lowest possible impact on the environment. As the leading global supplier of Luxury Vinyl we are committed to improving our manufacturing processes to ensure sustainability while delivering best value.


Environmentally Responsible Manufacturing

All Karndean Designflooring is manufactured in compliance with international standards on environment and quality management. Our approach is based on the use of recycled materials in our floor coverings and ensuring that the finished product is suitable for recycling if required.


GreenStar GreenTag™ Certified

The Karndean Designflooring ranges are fully certified to GreenStar GreenTag. Based on environmentally verified manufacturing and the life cycle approach, the GreenTag™ certification means that Karndean products comply with the following environmentally critical areas:

  • Indoor Environmental Air Quality

  • Reduction of Energy and Greenhouse Gasses

  • Life Cycle Sustainability and Lifetime Residential Warranties

  • Recycled Content and 100% Recyclable Products

  • GreenStar Rating for Building Professionals

GreenTag LCARate Silver Certification


Product Stewardship Program

Karndean Designflooring has achieved 100% compliance in the Vinyl Council Australia’s (VCA) Product Stewardship Program. The full compliance strengthens our ongoing commitment to the improvement in the health, safety and environmental impacts of our luxury vinyl flooring.

PVC Stewardship Excellence


The Future

Karndean Designflooring operates globally and continued product innovation focuses on reducing environmental impact and to comply with environmental legislation and recognised certification. Karndean's aim is to remain the leading supplier of Luxury Vinyl Tile floor coverings worldwide and to have a market leading environmental record of achievement through the development of sustainable products and processes.