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​Tra​nsparency and Certifications
The goal of our sustainability efforts is to ‘do good,’ and ‘doing good’ starts with communicating in an honest, credible and transparent manner. Milliken works with key industry groups and certification organisations to ensure full disclosure and complete transparency around our products and their components. 

View a summary of our products' environmental credentials here​.​​​​

Key third party certifications include: 
1. Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Certification

​Milliken carpets meet the highest standardsfor IAQ. Innovations such as Comfort Plus® cushion backing, TractionBack® adhesive free installation and Milliken entrance matting solutions, allow Milliken products to meet the highest industry standards, including CRI Green Label Plus, DiBT “U” label and the French interiors standard. 

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2. Environmental Product Declarations (EPD®)
Milliken carpet tile products carry EPDs. An EPD is an independently verified and registered document that communicates transparent and comparable information about the life-cycle environmental impact of a product.


3. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Certification
Milliken carpet contributes to a range of credits under both the LEED 2009 and V4 schemes. These include meeting Materials credits and Indoor Air Quality credits in the following ways:

· Recycled content specified for each style
· Milliken Carpet Take Back program
· LCA and EPDs available for most products
· Declare label provides ingredients disclosure
· Health Product Declarations (HPDs) available
· Annual Sustainability Report, in accordance with Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) sustainability reporting framework
· ISO 14001 supplier engagement
· CRI Green Label Plus certified for IAQ requirements
· TractionBack® for adhesive free installationand LEED innovation credit​


4. Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Methodology (BREEAM®)
BREEAM evaluates the procurement, design, construction and operation of a building. The majority of our latest introductions achieve BREEAM A/A+ ratings.


5. SKA Rating®
SKA rating is an environmental assessment method, benchmark and standard for office and retail fit-out projects. Products with EPD or BREEAM A Rating qualify for Ska rating soft floor covering credit​
6. Inclusion in the Ethisphere® Institutes World’s Most Ethical Company® list for 9 Consecutive Years

The World’s Most Ethical Companies designation recognises organisations that have had a material impact on the way business is conducted by fostering a culture of ethics and transparency at every level of the company. Milliken is one of only 15 companies in the world that can claim this consecutive distinction.​
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Read more about our prestigious award here​

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