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Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Haworth Germany’s Christmas thought

The employees of Haworth Germany, part of American professional furniture maker Haworth, have decide to support betterplace.org instead of receiving a Christmas gift from their employer. betterplace.org is the largest German platform for social projects, supporting more than 5,000 projects by 380,000 people. Henning Figge, VP Haworth Europe and CEO of Haworth Germany commented: “Social

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Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Steelcase issues 2013 corporate sustainability report

American professional furniture manufacturer Steelcase released its 2013 Corporate Sustainability Report, which outlines the company’s sustainability promises to its stakeholders and spotlights resulting social, environmental and economic performance indicators. “We believe this report confirms our commitment to...

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Monday, July 1st, 2013

KI releases sustainability report

American professional furniture maker KI has released its second annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, which details the company’s commitments in the areas of community and environment. The report highlights activities KI has implemented to conserve natural...

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Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

Haworth releases eighth Sustainability Report

American producer of professional furniture, Haworth, has issued its 2012 Sustainability Report, its eighth in succession. Haworth introduces the report: “When it comes to leaving the world a little cleaner, healthier and more plentiful than how we...

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Friday, April 19th, 2013

Dutch Drentea grows and invests

Dutch manufacturer of office furniture, Drentea, achieved a turnover of EUR 20 million in 2012, comparable with their turnover in 2011. The first quarter of 2013 however, shows a growth of 15% compared with the same period...

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Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

Sustainability is simple

If you can spare 5 minutes, please read this through to the end. It is not a very special, wonderful or even great story (no offence to the author). What Tyler Caine (working with COOKFOX Architects) shows...

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Monday, February 18th, 2013

Teknion introduces new corporate responsibility report

Canadian professional furniture producer, Teknion Corporation has announced the availability of its new Corporate Responsibility Report. “For the past dozen or so years, Teknion has been documenting its many successful environmental initiatives. Now, the time is right...

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Thursday, February 7th, 2013

Next Life: Interface carpet made of discarded fishing nets

American carpet designer and manufacturer Interface is finding that it’s cheaper to find old nylon than make it new. And where can you find a lot of used nylon? Floating in the ocean. Interface is now expanding...

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Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

LEED per resident per U.S. State

The U.S. Green Building Council, USGBC, has issued its annual list of the top 10 states for new LEED certifications in 2012, accompanied by an infographic. The per-capita list is based on 2010 U.S. Census data and...

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Friday, January 25th, 2013

Steelcase publishes 2012 Sustainability Report

American professional furniture maker Steelcase published its 2012 Corporate Sustainability Report, titled ‘+promise’ yesterday. The report details the company’s efforts to incorporate responsible business practices, as well as its commitment to contribute to the social, economic and...

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