Posts Tagged: Sustainability

Q&A with Sustainability Consultant Mark Allison

Mark Allison Consulting was founded in 2021 and although they are new, they have worked with a broad range of companies including some of the UK’s largest brands over the last 30 years. Mark Allison believes the normal rules of business do not stop when it comes to sustainability, pragmatic solutions still matter. That is… Read More >

21 July 2021

Call for Wood Segregation at Point of Production

Mark Hayton, Director of EGGER Timberpak Ltd, shares his views on the waste wood hierarchy and the importance of segregation. [Find EGGER on the BCFA Product Finder] “We all know that the largest off taker of recycled wood these days is the biomass industry, and that their specification allows for the inclusion of Medium Density… Read More >

17 June 2021

Milliken & Company Publishes Third Annual Corporate Sustainability Report

Global manufacturer Milliken & Company has released its third annual corporate sustainability report, entitled Together for Tomorrow. This report, which analyses Milliken’s performance through the lens of its holistic sustainability efforts, highlights its progress towards the 2025 sustainability goals the company set in 2018. Covering people, product and planet, this report creates increased accountability while… Read More >

2 June 2021

BCFA Sustainability Forum 2021

The BCFA supports and encourages its members to follow a code of sustainable best practice. The BCFA itself is a member of FISP the Furniture Industry Sustainability Programme which promotes best practise to drive social, economic and environmental change, via continual improvement of member’s business operations. To support this BCFA members have a sustainability network… Read More >

11 May 2021

Q&A Sustainability Leaders – Roman

Roman has been designing and manufacturing showering solutions for over 36 years, and is the UK’s largest shower manufacturer with a strong presence in over 60 International markets. All Roman products are proudly designed and made in Britain, offering the ultimate in quality, precision and craftsmanship. Roman’s diverse and versatile collection of products encompasses something… Read More >

28 April 2021

Linwood Introduce Eco-friendly Collection

Design Insider is thrilled to announce to our readers that Linwood have just launched a new, eco-friendly and plain cotton collection; Verde.  [Find Linwood on BCFA Product Finder] Using offcuts from the fashion industry – Verde is woven with 80 per cent recycled cotton – and is an exciting addition to our growing sustainable fabric offering, saving water and… Read More >

14 April 2021

Herman Miller Introduces Their Most Sustainable Textile Collection Yet

Global design manufacturer Herman Miller, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLHR) announced the introduction of a new sustainable textile collection including fabric made from all recycled and ocean-bound plastic materials and an industry-leading 100% post-consumer biodegradable polyester*. [Find Herman Miller on the BCFA Product Finder] The collection, known as Revenio, focuses on using the latest sustainable textile innovations to… Read More >

29 March 2021

Q&A Sustainability Leaders – Larson-Juhl

Larson-Juhl has spent the past 40 years continually innovating and developing a stunning range of crafted frames and mouldings to meet the requirements of designers, galleries, artists and framers. We are thrilled to continue our Sustainability Leaders series with this interview with Larson-Juhl’s Sales & Marketing Director, Matt George. Could you begin by introducing our… Read More >

24 March 2021

Camira launch a sustainable & deeply textured fabric

Illustrating Camira’s continued commitment to creating textiles using sustainable materials, Craggan Flax is woven from a natural blend of wool and flax. [Find Camira on the BCFA Product Finder] Deeply textured and thickly woven, this eco-friendly fabric retains the raw appeal of its natural composition, whilst possessing the contemporary aesthetic and stylised texture of a… Read More >

11 January 2021