Posts Tagged: Sustainable Materials

A Promotion for Reduction

As we recently began exploring, the journey to “net zero” is a complicated but essential one, and one that encompasses many angles, not just decarbonising. Whilst not entirely to blame for the existing issues, as an industry, design must play a key role in altering the ways in which we manufacture, transport, apply and use… Read More >

24 May 2022

Sustainable Surfaces by Havwoods

Sustainability is now more important than ever with many consumers looking at ways to sustainably renovate their spaces. As the demand for innovative and responsibly-sourced materials increases, Havwoods is at the forefront of eco-friendly design, allowing homeowners and end users to choose wood flooring that is less harmful to the environment. [Find out more about… Read More >

5 November 2021

New Talent at Surface Design Show

Surface Design Show, the UK’s leading event for architects and designers to explore the best in surface material innovation, is getting ready to welcome over 120 exhibitors to its 2022 show including over 35 confirmed New Talents. In partnership with Canon UK and curated by Trendease International’s Jennifer Castodi, the New Talent exhibitors will feature… Read More >

3 November 2021

Greener carpets from Ulster

For Ulster Carpets, sustainability is about much more than the choice of wool in every carpet. Find out more about Ulster Carpets Wool is regrown in 12 months, providing a rapidly renewable supply. Wool’s natural characteristics also make it more durable, which adds to the sustainability of this natural raw material. However, the significant difference… Read More >

1 November 2021

Camira launch Quest

Camira continues its fight against marine plastic pollution with the launch of Quest, an elegant multi-application fabric. Find out more about Camira A continuation of its partnership with the SEAQUAL Initiative, global fabric manufacturer Camira has announced the launch of Quest, a recycled polyester fabric containing SEAQUAL yarn, made from marine plastic waste. Joining Oceanic,… Read More >

20 October 2021

THE WORLD’S LOWEST CARBON LEATHER

Muirhead, manufactures the lowest carbon intensity, high performance leather for prestigious global brands in aviation, bus, coach, rail, furniture, and luxury goods sectors, independently verified by Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) conducted on the entire manufacturing process. Find our more about Muirhead The sector-leading announcement comes as the parent company, Scottish Leather Group, publishes its 2021… Read More >

18 October 2021

Sustainability at Morgan with Managing Director, Paul Jones

Paul Jones is Managing Director at Morgan, a British contract furniture designer and manufacturer. Morgan are a design-led company, striving to create truly original, high-quality furniture through passion, care, design, integrity, experience, craftsmanship and an unfaltering dedication to quality. Paul’s history with the company started in 1999 when he accepted an industrial placement as part… Read More >

11 October 2021

GROHE to Speak at Planted, London’s First Design Show Connecting Spaces, Nature and Sustainability

GROHE is proud to have participated in London’s first ever Planted event, which took place at London King’s Cross this weekend. Planted is an informative and inspiring three-day event, seeking to reconnect people and spaces with nature, and ignite positive change in behaviours across the design industry.  As a sustainably driven brand leading the way in the… Read More >

8 October 2021

Apply Sustainable Thinking

‘One of our biggest steps on our journey to zero carbon and zero waste is in choosing our materials, because they can account for more than 70% of any product’s footprint. By reusing existing plastics, yarns and textiles, we significantly reduce our emissions and produce a more responsible product.’ Here Design Insider shares with you… Read More >

4 October 2021