Karndean Designflooring prides itself on environmental awareness in the supply and maintenance of all of its products worldwide and is fully aware of its duty to perpetually monitor and reduce its environmental footprint. These measures include the following:
- Karndean is a member of the United States Green Building Council.
- All Karndean products qualify for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) points in the USA/Canada. Download Karndean's LEED certificate.
- Karndean products carry a low Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) test certificate and meet the 'for use with Children and Schools' standard, specifically LEED Credit 4.3 and CAL 1350.
- All Karndean products are manufactured in factories certified to the ISO 14001 environmental standard and ISO 9001 quality standard.
We have a responsibility as leading suppliers of LVT to ensure our flooring and flooring adhesives products meet the strict indoor air quality emissions criteria of FloorScore®.
FloorScore® certified products are recognized by a long list of healthy building programs including Leadership in Energy and Environment Design (LEED), California Department of Public Health’s CAL 1350 standard and SCS-EC10.3-2014 Indoor Air Quality Product Performance Standard for Building Interiors.
Each of our planks and tiles contribute to improved indoor air quality, carrying a low Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) FloorScore® certification, meeting LEED Credit 4.3.