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Upcycled Fishnet Carpets

These Eco-Friendly Modular Carpets Can Be Adjusted & Re-Sized

— July 8, 2015 — Eco
FLOR teamed up with Net Effects to create an eco-friendly modular carpet system that allows you to create, design an re-create carpet layouts over and over again. Each one of the FLOR tiles is manufactured using completely recycled materials. In particular, they use discarded fishing net plastic that poses a threat to water creatures and the environment.

Each carpet is complete with a set of colorful squares that can be arranged in any way you desire. To place the squares on your floor, FLOR uses a toxic-free adhesive system on the perimeter of the carpet squares that connects each piece without touching the floor.

These playful modular carpet designs let adults show their playful side. These carpets are perfect for homes or offices. They are very kid-friendly and will absorb any spills that occur because the carpets are created to be "impervious to moisture, and spills and stains won’t seep through the carpet."
Trend Themes
1. Modular Carpet Systems - Companies can explore using modular carpets to offer customizable and eco-friendly flooring solutions.
2. Upcycling Ocean Waste - Industries can adopt upcycling methods to minimize ocean pollution and create sustainable products like upcycled fishnet carpets.
3. Toxic-free Adhesive Technology - Innovative companies can develop adhesive technologies free of harmful toxins to offer safer and more eco-friendly products.
Industry Implications
1. Interior Design - The interior design industry can leverage eco-friendly modular carpets to offer unique custom flooring solutions
2. Sustainable Fashion - The fashion industry can adopt upcycling methods to create sustainable products like clothing and accessories from discarded materials like fishing nets.
3. Adhesive Manufacturing - Adhesive manufacturers can embrace non-toxic adhesive technology and offer eco-friendly adhesive solutions.
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