Modularity100% of all Godfrey Hirst Modular products are manufactured to a standard size of 50 x 50cm (19.685 x 19.685 inches). All designs enable easy reconfiguration, replacement and potential reuse.
Recyclable100% of all Godfrey Hirst Modular products are fit for recycling. The unique construction of our tiles allows for the entire product to be recycled without having to separate components prior to processing. This is a fully audited process by TQCSI, a JAS-ANZ accredited organization. Potential extra points may be awarded through Green Star where the percentage exceeds 90%.
Water MinimizationReduced water consumption and water minimization is the corner stone of the Godfrey Hirst Modular’s environmental strategy. Since 2005 Godfrey Hirst Australia has reduced its water usage KPI by 65%. Our modular ranges incorporate solution dyed technologies, where yarn pigmentation occurs during the yarn extrusion process. Our Modular backing manufacturing plant utilizes only a small percentage of water in a cooling process which is recycled again and again.
MinimizationGodfrey Hirst Australia is tackling climate change head on, we have reduced our greenhouse gas emissions KPI by 38%. This is a fully audited process by TQCSI, a JAS-ANZ accredited organization.
MinimizationAll tile waste from our Modular plant is fully recyclable and can be reused as a component of our standard backing system. Godfrey Hirst Australia, over all our manufacturing facilities, currently diverts from landfill per annum over:
200,000kgs of paper and cardboard products
250,000kgs of manufacturing waste which is recycled into plastic products
500,000kgs of synthetic yarn which is recycled both internally and externally
Zero PVCAll Godfrey Hirst Modular products are 100% PVC FREE. All Godfrey Hirst Modular products achieve maximum 2 Credit Points on the Green Star PVC Minimization Credit.
Recycle ContentGodfrey Hirst Modular ranges are manufactured standard with a minimum of 40% recycle material by weight of product. Our standard backing structure contains a minimum of 60% recycle content. This is a fully audited process by TQCSI, a JAS-ANZ accredited organization.
Indoor Air QualityAll Godfrey Hirst Modular products are Green Building Council and Green Label Plus compliant for VOC’s emissions rate limits.