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Non toxic materials to look for in furniture for a healthy home

Non toxic materials to look for in furniture for a healthy home

Furniture is part of your home, your feel-good space, your retreat. It is close to you, it accompanies you for a long time. Isn't it incredibly important that this furniture is good for you, that is, non-toxic?

by tine sintermann on May 25, 2021
Urban nature: Flowering islands in the middle of concrete

Urban nature: Flowering islands in the middle of concrete

More and more people are moving into cities. Urban space is becoming more and more dense and expansive. In times of climate change and traffic collapse, inhabitants are facing major challenges: heat, heavy rain, particulate matter, waste. There are many projects on how to bring nature to the city: Green roofs, planted house facades and flowering traffic islands make life in the city healthier, more social and more livable.
by tine sintermann on April 06, 2021
Building a sustainable BIOSOFA - making ecofriendly furniture step by step - part 5/6

Building a sustainable BIOSOFA - making ecofriendly furniture step by step - part 5/6

Part 5: Inside and outside cover

Building a sustainable piece of furniture takes experience, craftsmanship and in our case: an extra dose of 100% natural materials from only sustainable sources. We chose to build furniture only in this way, because we believe that we should not live with, or sit and sleep on anything that is built using harmful materials. Harmful for nature, our environment or our own health.

by tine sintermann on December 09, 2020
Dangerous waste: More plastic than fish in the ocean

Dangerous waste: More plastic than fish in the ocean

About two thirds of the earth's surface is covered by oceans. If you calculate in three-dimensional space and add the volume at depth, they even take up 90% of the total living space on earth. While we can get a good impression of the flora and fauna of the coastal areas by diving and snorkelling ourselves, only a fraction of the dark deep sea has been explored, estimated to be no more than 5%. But even here the human being has already left traces in the form of microplastics.

by tine sintermann on November 16, 2020
Building a sustainable BIOSOFA - making ecofriendly furniture step by step - part4/6

Building a sustainable BIOSOFA - making ecofriendly furniture step by step - part4/6

Part 4: Cotton, felt and latex

100% natural latex. On top of the jute material on the seating area, but also for the armrests and all around we are now applying a layer of 100% natural latex. The latex is delivered in large blocks and we cut it down to the needed sizes in the correct height and length using our large scale vertical saw. This process takes experience and craftsmanship, as the material is very soft and any push or pull in the wrong direction will result in an uneven cut.

by tine sintermann on November 13, 2020
Coming soon: Ultra modular sofa Domino

Coming soon: Ultra modular sofa Domino

Coming soon: Domino modular sofa 100% sustainable, plastic free and non-toxic! A perfect landscape of comfort for any environment and lifestyle.
by tine sintermann on October 13, 2020
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