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Haworth Furniture To Remove 56 Bad Chemicals from Products

Posted by Bill Esler | Posted: 04/24/2014 8:14PM

Haworth, Inc. pledged to remove 56 chemicals of concern from its products by the end of 2015, says its ninth annual Sustainability Report. It also plans to source 100% of wood from sustainably managed forests.

Wood Door Recycling Launched by Graham and Maiman Doors

Posted By Elizabeth Fuhrman | Posted: 04/14/2014 9:00AM

Graham Wood Doors and Maiman Wood Doors and Perimeter Security Group created a Product End-of-Life Recycling program for wood doors and frames.

Gunlocke's New Casegoods Line Boasts Green Credentials

By Karen Koenig Posted: 01/27/2014 8:00AM

Gunlocke's Credentials casegoods line is backed by “credentials” from both SCS Indoor Advantage Gold for indoor air quality and the BIFMA level 2 certification.

Haworth Commits to 100% Sustainable Furniture Woods Program

Posted By Rich Christianson | Posted: 12/01/2013 7:05PM

Haworth Inc., manufacturer of office and contract furniture, has pledged to verify that all woods used in its casegoods, systems, tables and storage products is sourced from sustainably managed forests by the end of 2015.

Potatoes and Wood Panels

By Chuck Ray Posted: 11/26/2013 10:06AM

The latest entrant in the formaldehyde-displacement race in wood panels is a resin system comprised of, among other things, starch of the common potato.

Using Insect-Killed Trees for Biofuel Focus of $10 Million Study

By Rich Christianson Posted: 11/23/2013 11:04AM

The potential of converting trees killed by spruce and pine beetles into liquid biofuel will be examined in a research project being led by Colorado State University.

IKEA Buys Wind Farm from Mainstream Renewable Power

Posted by Bill Esler | Posted: 08/12/2013 2:11PM

Global wind and solar company Mainstream Renewable Power has closed a deal to sell its 7.65 megawatt Carrickeeny Wind Farm to IKEA, the world's largest furniture retailer.

CW Keller: Architectural Firm Ahead of the Curve

By Karen Koenig Posted: 08/07/2013 4:23PM

CW Keller specializes in architectural projects featuring complex curve geometry.

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