From Design to manufacture, Fermob remains committed to nature… Caring for, protecting and improving nature, by creating furniture that shows it off to its best advantage is something that has always come naturally at Fermob, almost as if it were written in the genes of its products and its company values. Indeed, nature and the environment is something we think about every day at Fermob.
As a manufacturer, Hufcor recognizes the importance of innovation in sustainable design. Hufcor partitions are manufactured with raw materials such as gypsum, steel, aluminum, glass and wood. Specified percentages of these materials can contribute to the achievement of LEED points in the Materials and Resources Category of the LEED rating system. The materials in Hufcor products can also contribute to the achievement of LEED points in the Indoor Environmental Quality and Regional Materials categories. Use of glasswall partitions may contribute to the 8.2 Daylight and Views category. As a member of the U.S. Green Building Council, Hufcor is committed to being an industry leader when it comes to protecting the environment, by reducing pollutants and minimizing our environmental impact on air, water and land.
All production of the toilet partitions are completed at the Knickerbocker facility in Freeport, NY., U.S.A. Their product is produced with an average minimum of 75% (combined post industrial / post consumer) recycled content. The honeycomb core of the partitions and screens (which makes up a very small percentage of the finished product) is produced with 10-15% (combined post industrial / post consumer) recycled content.
NanaWall is a Lifestyle, not just a green product. The flexibility of the operable glass walls create a smaller carbon foot print by allowing designers to have flexible use spaces (interior & exterior), natural ventilation, daylight and exhilarating views. NanaWall operable glass wall systems creates value, luxury and shelter. The NanaWall is energy efficient, acoustical, and weather-resistant, including systems to withstand hurricanes. But the real value of the NanaWall is the Exhilarating Room Transformation owners and guests experience when you open the glass wall system and the outdoor environment and indoor environment becomes one seamless environment.
As a 100% employee-owned company Woodfold looks at their efforts to minimize their environmental impact as a journey with no end. It will take a relentless pursuit to truly have zero waste and impact on the environment. Over the years Woodfold has gained greater understanding of potential impacts from the entire life of the product. Along the way they have responded by implementing various changes to reduce their environmental impact. Through the strength of their employees they are committed to continuing this journey towards zero environmental impact.