AMERICAN OLEAN + SUSTAINABILITY
Sustainability is about maintaining high ethical standards and giving back more than we take. We challenge ourselves to do and be better every day, how we make decisions, through our commitment to a sustainable future for our planet and our people, and how we define what matters as we work to deliver value for generations to come.
Our Promise is to create beautiful tile responsibly. That means sustainability is at the core of what we do. Our pledge for sustainability is one we take seriously. Through hard work and careful thought, we have built a plan for the future held up by three pillars: Planet, People, and Governance.
2018 to present, we have reduced our carbon footprint by 17%.
of our tile collections contain recycled or reclaimed materials.
Overall, we recover and reuse
of all process wastewater generated in our manufacturing plants to make tile products.
North American facilities recover and reuse over
300 million pounds of recycled and/or reclaimed material per year.
Our measures have prevents over 125 million gallons of wastewater from entering local municipal water treatment facilities.
We've reduced our total energy consumption by 11%
at all sales service centers and distribution facilities since 2018.
We have work to do, but the future is bright.
We look forward to building a better future with our exceptional products.
Beautifully responsible tile for our planet, our people, and values.