July 10. 2021
Oriental Weavers ‘pushing 40 years of sustainability’
Cecile Corral//Senior Editor, Home Textiles Today•October 7, 2019
DALTON, Ga. — It may be its ruby anniversary. But Oriental Weavers is all about being green.
“We are pushing 40 years of sustainability,” Jonathan Witt, president, told Furniture Today.
The company’s Egypt-based parent, Oriental Weavers Group, is keenly focused on ramping up its environmental efforts and was recently earned kudos for its strides.
This summer, the company was honored by the Green Economy Financing Facility for “pioneering environmentally sustainable production methods,” having saved 42,0000 megawatt hours and 7,600 tons of carbon dioxide last year. In honor of these achievements, the company was recognized at an award ceremony in June at