Greenbase – The modified bitumen backing
Carpet tile finishes often consist of a sturdy modified bitumen backing. It is literally and figuratively the backbone of the carpet. The backing reinforces the carpet tiles and ensures they retain their shape.
Greenbase is a less harmful alternative to the classic bitumen backing. The chalk used in this more sustainable variant of modified bitumen is made from 70% recycled material. This makes it less harmful to the planet.
The backing forms the backbone of the carpet. Greenbase is the foundation of that. A cover sheet makes it complete. With this sturdy backing, the carpet tile can retain its shape. In addition, modified bitumen is known for its excellent acoustic properties. Our tiles are not only durable, they also take comfort to a higher level.