Shaw Take Back Guarantee
The Shaw Environmental Guarantee states that Jacobsen Creative
Surfaces Ltd, as the New Zealand distributor for Shaw,
guarantees to store and ship back to Atlanta, USA,
for recycling, any carpet tile or broadloom carpet made with
EcoWorx® backing at no cost to the customer. This guarantee is
subject to the following limitations.
To take advantage of this guarantee, material must be sent back to
Jacobsen's warehouse in Auckland, New Zealand. The uplift from
the floor and transportation cost to the warehouse in Auckland
is at the cost of the end user.
Material must be free of all types of debris and uncontaminated by
any toxic substances, such as solvents that may be present.
Adhesive residue on the backing is acceptable. No other carpet
tile backing, such as PVC, or other roll carpet backings may be
EcoWorx® pallets. It is Shaw's goal to provide our EcoWorx®
customers with materials continuously collected and returned
through successive cradle to cradle product lifecycles.
Shaw reserve the right to change the EcoWorx® polymer at any
time as technology, material, and processing improves the
environmental performance of the product. As a result, Shaw
reserves the right to modify or replace this guarantee in the
future. No prior notification is required for these
For complete information and the latest recycling guidelines
> Download the Shaw Take Back Guidelines
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