CHICAGO (June 12, 2006) – Eighteen mills are featuring 190 new styles of carpet manufactured with Antron® carpet fiber during the NeoCon World's Trade Fair this year. This represents the highest number of styles showcased since 2001 and a 34 percent increase from last year.

"Our strong showing at NeoCon this year with 190 new carpet styles featuring Antron® carpet fiber reinforces our leadership position for innovative styling in the commercial carpet industry. Our newest product offering, Antron® Brilliance™ carpet fiber, adds to our capability by expanding design possibilities and offering architects, interior designers and end-users performance, color and style,” said Bobby Berrier, vice president, INVISTA Commercial/Transportation Flooring.

The new styles offered demonstrate the endless color and style possibilities available in commercial carpet constructed of Antron® carpet fiber. Antron® carpet fiber is a top consideration for mills creating innovative products for the marketplace. End-users continue to choose carpet of Antron® fiber because it exceeds performance expectations, and allows healthcare, corporate, education, government and hospitality segments to infuse rich color into a traditional atmosphere that previously had limited color choices.

Additionally, six carpet mills including Atlas Carpet Mills, Inc., Bentley Prince Street , BlueRidge Carpet Mills, Masland Contract Carpets, Milliken Contract and Patcraft Commercial Carpet are showcasing carpet styles constructed of Antron® Brilliance TM carpet fiber. This new fiber is an innovation in fiber engineering that delivers richer, more vibrant color along with the proven soil hiding capability of a hollow filament fiber shape.

Antron® is the most recognized brand of commercial carpet fiber, known for its advanced soil resistance, stain resistance, and superior fiber technology. For more information on Antron® carpet fiber, please call 1-877-5ANTRON or visit antron.net