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Our Policy

Environmental Policy

Ulster Carpets understands the impact of manufacturing on the local environment and recognises our social responsibility to the surrounding area, its people and resources.

To this end, we have developed an environmental policy which has been designed and supported by an Environmental Management System that details our commitment to improving environmental performance.

This commitment is externally tested and proven through certification to the internationally recognised ISO 14001 environmental standard.

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Our Impact

Our Impact

Not only does Ulster Carpets take our own environmental responsibility seriously, we aim to assist our clients in fulfilling their environmental strategies and to help you acquire accreditations such as BREEAM and LEED.

Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method

Leadership in Energy Environmental Design

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Our Standards

Ulster Carpets holds ISO 14001, Environmental Management Standard, which aims to control the environmental impact of our products and manufacturing processes.

We were one of the first textile companies to achieve ISO 14001 and we held the accreditation for over 10 years. 

ISO 14001 gives us a systematic approach to setting environmental objectives and targets and demonstrating that these have been reached. 

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Our Dye House

Dye House and Energy Centre

Ulster Carpets' new Dye House and Energy Centre, situated at the company’s headquarters in Northern Ireland, not only facilitates a number of manufacturing efficiencies, it brings with it many environmental benefits in line with the company’s sustainability policy.

A dedicated building, state-of-the art technology and a complete move to package dyeing from hank, has increased capacity by over 20% as well as improving the efficiency of the whole process.

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