Identifying the Origin of a Material helps you gain valuable background knowledge and help to know what to expect during the selection process, if it’s a renew-able resource, and projected lead times.
“Safety in use can encompass indoor air quality and emissions as well as chemical optimization to assess for human and environmental health.” Dose it emit Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC’s) or does it have a low level of VOC emissions?
Product life Cycle should be a consideration as well as if the manufacture offers a take-back program. What will happen to it at the end of life cycle is it biodegradable or recyclable, or will it end up in a landfill?
1.) BASKET WEAVER UPHOLSTERY
extreme performance –
Low Emitting, Alternative To PVC, Useful Life, Reutilization
80.00% RECYCLED POLYESTER
2.) LINKS- DRAPERY
(C2C Gold certified)
Part of “the new Climatex® Lifecycle™ upholsteries (also C2C Gold) utilize new technological advancements to creating a fabrics with a luxurious hand and superior draping qualities”
3.) BERRY GRID 4X8- FUSION
(polyester resin panels)
40.00% PRECONSUMER RECY. PETG
Useful Life, Reutilization, Green Guard, Recycled Content, Low Emitting Reclamation Program
Posted By Kate Blanchfield