All Cavalier Bremworth carpets carry a Level 4 Environmental Certification Scheme (ECS) rating from the Australian Carpet Classification Scheme, contributing valuable points towards both materials and indoor air quality under the Green Star office rating tools. ECS Level 4 is the top grading, meaning our carpets meet the most demanding environmental performance criteria.
If you'd like to download the relevant environmental certificates and VOC certificates, just head to our product pages.
Cavalier Bremworth was a founding member of the New Zealand Green Building Council and was the first broadloom carpet company to gain Environmental Choice certification across its entire wool carpet range – both in New Zealand and Australia. Environmental accreditation is now via the Australian Carpet Classification Scheme (ACCS) Environmental Certification Scheme (ECS).
Cavalier Bremworth is a member of the Australian Green Building Council (GBCA).
The above certification means our carpets contribute valuable points towards materials and indoor air quality in the Australian Green Star Rating tools. All of our carpets carry a Level 4 ECS rating.
Our carpet appears in some leading green star buildings:
One East Melbourne Offices
Interior Designers Ashton Raggatt Mc Dougall chose Pique II for this stunning new Melbourne landmark. The building is 5 Star Green Star office Design V2 certified.
Queensland Green Star projects include:
Hamilton Harbour buildings 1 & 2. This 4-star building from Cox Rayner Architects was completed in 2011 and uses Moods of Monet wool cut pile carpet.
545 Queen St, Brisbane - 4-star office from architect Nettleton Tribe, using Raffia.
Campus Alpha offices, 4-star office in Robina from White Architecture, using Electra.
The Rocket offices, 4-star office from Woods Bagot, also using Electra.
Commercial carpet recycling
For commercial carpets, we operate a Product Stewardship Scheme, encouraging our clients to divert used carpet away from landfill.
Environmental policy part of ISO 14001
Our ISO 14001 accreditation demonstrates our commitment to taking responsibility for our manufacturing footprint and to continually improve our performance. We invest significantly in ensuring we consistently meet or exceed best practice.
Here's an outline of our dedication:
- Cavalier Bremworth is a carpet manufacturer, operating spinning plants in Napier and Wanganui, and a tufting plant in Auckland.
- We're committed to operating our plants and facilities in compliance with all applicable environmental regulations and in a manner that protects the quality of the environment and the health and safety of our employees, our associates and the general public.
– Paul Alston, Chief Executive Officer, Cavalier Corporation