Melissa Vernon

Melissa Vernon

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Evolution of the Sustainability Journey: Full Product Disclosure & Transparency

Interface’s sustainability journey began in 1994 when customers started asking us questions about the environmental impact of our company and the fate of the used carpet we manufactured.  Our founder, the late Ray Anderson, heard these questions and knew that… Continue reading »

Neither Rain Nor Sleet Nor Snow Can Keep Us From Leaving a Legacy

Over 300 Interface associates from North and South America, as well as a handful from Europe and Asia, gathered in Atlanta last week for our annual sales meeting. With a theme of “Get Smart” we embarked on three days of… Continue reading »

LEED v4: A Manufacturer’s Perspective

LEED v4 was recently approved by the USGBC membership. Interface is excited about this evolution in assessing what it takes to be a green building. Shift in Approach – Materials & Resources Credits Significant changes to the Materials & Resources… Continue reading »

Serving our Schools: Green Apple Day of Service

Having a company culture that embraces volunteering in our community made supporting the USGBC’s Green Apple Day of Service a natural fit. In our busy society, and despite good intentions, these types of projects often get pushed down the to-do… Continue reading »

Changemakers: Meredith Elbaum

As we work along our sustainability journey, we have the pleasure of meeting many individuals and firms that are leading great change. We have enjoyed our relationship with them and want to share their stories with you. This series will… Continue reading »