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Video Interview: David Wilkerson, Shaw Industries on Cradle to Cradle

| Friday June 14th, 2013 | 1 Comment

TriplePundit attended the Sustainable Brands 2013 conference earlier this month. Follow along on this page for ongoing video interviews with sustainability thought leaders, corporate change agents and entrepreneurs who are leading the way to a more sustainable future.

 

In April, I got to know Shaw Industries, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of carpet and other flooring products. I spoke with VP of Sustainability Paul Murray to learn a little about what Shaw has accomplished.

Last week I got into the details with Shaw’s Corporate Director of Sustainability, David Wilkerson. Shaw is seeking to certify all their products as cradle to cradle – something the company has been working on for over 15 years. Today, on the commercial side of the business almost all (92 percent) of the company’s products are Cradle to Cradle Certified at the silver level or beyond.

There’s more progress on the horizon. Learn mor in my short video interview after the jump…


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  • david wilkerson

    Excellent interview, David! I’m so proud of Shaw for reaching Cradle-to-Cradle Silver Certification on so many products!

    Debbie McInnish