Chair: Anselm Griffin, Georgia Tech

Recent Submissions

  • Current Status of Fiber Waste Recycling in Japan 

    Sugai, Kiyomi (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
    The total fiber consumption in Japan is 2,317,000 tons per year, and 2,076,000 tons of fiber waste is abandoned each year. This talk summarizes the consumption, generation, and recycling of fibrous waste in Japan. As the ...
  • State of the Art Post Consumer Carpet Recycling and Its Opportunities in the US Market 

    Kreklau, Frank (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
    Producers of plastics, like fiber and carpet manufacturers, feel an increasing need to develop recycling concepts for their products in order to compete in the marketplace. Producers of other floor covering systems, such ...
  • Current Status of Carpet Waste Generation, Disposal and Diversion from Landfills 

    Annis, Patricia A.; Brewer, Mary Sue (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
    Data was collected from carpet manufacturers and suppliers, reclaimable materials handlers and recyclers, and federal and local government agencies to quantify current material usage for carpet manufacturing, post-industrial ...
  • CARE - A Market and Product Development Update 

    Peoples, Robert (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
    CARE is now up and running. The key to the success for carpet recycling will be the creation of products and markets that are cost competitive. This talk will provide a review of CARE efforts to support the development of ...
  • Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE): An Update 

    Hurd, Frank (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
    This presentation provides an update on CARE, including Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), overall progress, and committees and their activities. Efforts to support research, development, and commercialization will be ...
  • The Eighth Annual Conference on Recycling of Fibrous Textile and Carpet Waste. Conference Program. 

    Unknown author (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-04-12)
    Conference program from the Eighth Annual Conference on Recycling of Fibrous Textile and Carpet Waste held at the North West Georgia Trade & Convention Center, Dalton, GA, May 12-13, 2003. Additional material: title page ...