Born at the start of the Eighties, today Itlas is the leading Italian company in the production of prefinished two and three-layer wood floors.
Led by Patrizio dei Tos, the company has its legal and productive headquarters in Cordignano, in the Treviso province, and has based its business on attention for the environment, starting from researching a raw material which is rigidly controlled: the wood used comes from controlled forests which are managed in a correct and responsible way. In 2007, the company obtained the Pro- gramme for Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC), while in 2010 it obtained the Forest Stewardship Council – Chain of Custody (FSC-COC) certification. In 2009, Assi del Cansiglio, Tavole del Piave and Legni del Doge obtai- ned the “100% Made in Italy Certificate” issued by Isti- tuto per la Tutela dei Produttori Italiani (Institute for the Safeguard of Italian Manufacturers), guaranteeing that the wood floors they produce are entirely made in Italy, with quality, first-choice natural materials, created on mo- dels which are exclusively designed by the company and using traditional Italian artisan carving workmanship.
Attention for the environment, but also continuous atten- tion towards human health: in these years the company has adopted a water-based varnishing cycle in order to reduce the presence of synthetic solvents which are dan- gerous for the environment. The complimentary products used, such as vinyl glues, protect the health of the consu- mer and of the production operators. The floors are trea- ted with natural wax and oil, or with water-based varnish. The product is subject to strict controls regarding formal- dehyde emissions, both on the raw material and on the finished product.
Since 2009, the company has stipulated a public-private agreement with Veneto Agricoltura (Veneto Agriculture) – a body which manages the forests of the Veneto region – to provide beech logs from the Cansiglio Forest, ..