All tagged FSC Certified

Corkor - Vegan Handbags and Wallets

Corkor is a 100% vegan and eco-friendly producer of cork wallets and handbags. All of the cork used to make their bags and accessories is harvested from FSC certified forests -- complying with strict environmental, social, and economic standards. The cork forests are managed in a way that ensures local communities are respected, endangered habitats protected, and workers are properly paid. Only the bark is removed to obtain the cork used in Corkor's products. The trees continue living for up to 300 years. All of Corkor's products are PETA Approved 100% animal free including all aspects of production. Corkor owns its workshop, so all of their products are made from start to finish in their own facilities where artisans have safe working conditions and fair salaries. Their products include premium vegan briefcases, clutches, body bags, messenger bags, passport cases, satchels, tote bags, and wallets. Corkor products may be ordered online with free worldwide shipping available.

Icebreaker - Merino Wool Clothing

Icebreaker produces a wonderful line of stylish merino wool long sleeve shirts, short sleeve shirts, zip turtleneck shirts, base layers, sweaters, jackets, hats, gloves, scarves and a full selection of merino socks. Icebreaker's commitment to sustainability is substantial. To start with, they have stringent supplier requirements. Their primary wool cleaning plant recycles its cleaning water, their spinning plant recycles heat, and their manufacturing plant uses environmentally-friendly dye. All manufacturing contractors are required to be working toward a global environmental assurance program, such as ISO 14001 and to consciously minimize environmental impact. Icebreaker's garment manufacturer, spinner, and sock manufacturer are all accredited to ISO 14001: 2004.

All of the cardboard that Icebreaker uses for packaging is either recycled or

VivaTerra - Furniture and Home Decor

VivaTerra offers globally-inspired goods created with sustainability and integrity in mind. They support non-profit and fair trade organizations to ensure artisans see fair wages, healthy working conditions, and sustainable development for their communities. Viva Terra uses FSC-certified or reclaimed wood, recycled glass, vintage fabrics, or salvaged metal to produce many of their products. They produce products without chemicals and their fabrics use natural dyes. In addition to fair trade imports, VivaTerra strives to support local artisans. Their product line covers a wide range of household items including home decor, pillows, rugs, mirrors, vases, beds, sofas, chairs, tables, dinnerware, cookware, bedding, apparel, jewelry, planters, potted plants, and gifts.

PlushBeds

PlushBeds provides all-natural latex mattresses manufactured with certified organic latex and also GreenGuard Gold certified against chemical VOC emissions. PlushBeds are free of PBDE flame retardants and contain no heavy metals, CFC's, formaldehyde, or other harmful chemicals that are common in conventional mattresses. PlushBeds uses FSC certified wood in its foundations and they fully offset carbon by funding clean energy and greenhouse gas reduction. In addition to latex mattresses, PlushBeds has latex pillows, organic cotton sheets, latex toppers, and GreenGuard certified memory foam toppers. PlushBeds products can be ordered online and they include free shipping in the contiguous U.S. and a 100 night free trial with free returns.

Vermont Woods Studios

Vermont Woods Studios is a collection of furniture makers who work independently from small studios & workshops scattered across the state of Vermont. Together, they produce American-made furniture crafted with eco-friendly solid hardwoods. Vermont Woods Studios strives to source their hardwoods within 500 miles of the studios. This reduces carbon emissions from transportation and ensures that the wood comes from well-managed forests. They use FSC certified lumber or some of the artisans selectively harvest lumber from their own property. All of the products are finished with traditional oil and wax or finishes that are non-toxic, formaldehyde-free, and with little or no volatile organic chemicals. Vermont Woods Studios has a long list of sustainable business practices that they adhere to including regularly asking for chain of custody documents (legal logging certifications) before buying wood products. They use recycled or recyclable packaging materials and have a carton return/reuse policy.

The Futon Shop - Mattresses and Furniture

The Futon Shop manufactures organic chemical-free futons, mattresses, futon covers, futon frames, and pillows. Their eco-friendly ingredients are sourced locally either directly from the farmer or through brokers who share a concern for the environment. The Futon Shop is commitment using eco-friendly ingredients like organic cotton, humanely harvested wool, chemical-free natural latex, and recycled steel coils. The Forest Steward Council certifies that the wood used for in their bed frames is harvested in ways that protect the natural forest with sustainable forest management. Manufactured in San Francisco, The Futon Shop has easy online ordering allowing you to select from a wide variety of mattress materials and sizes. Shipping is available throughout the U.S. and other countries and shipping quotes are provided online.

Eco Friendly Printer

Eco Friendly Printer offers printing services on recycled paper. The company is dedicated to providing the best green and environmental printing services and products. They have a commitment to maintaining a low carbon footprint and have been passionate and dedicated to mindful, eco-friendly printing since 1990. Eco Friendly Printer offers green printing for brochures, stationary, organic t-shirts, clothing, tote bags, banners, posters, invitations and more. Their recycled papers are certified by The Chlorine Free Products Association to be 100% recycled (all post-consumer) and 100% process chlorine free, and they are FSC certified.

Ecowood Retail Displays

Ecowood Retail Displays builds quality eco-friendly wooden fixtures from reclaimed wood for your retail store or restaurant. Made in America, Ecowood can supply your store with wood fixtures, displays, cabinets, and furniture. In addition to reclaimed wood, they also use sustainably harvested materials, formaldehyde-free adhesives, low and no VOC finishes, and recycled and recyclable packaging.

Pacific Yurts

Pacific Yurts is the original designer and manufacturer of the modern yurt, with a 30-year track record of success and innovation. Yurts are resource-efficient structures that provide a maximum amount of enclosed space while using a minimal amount of material. Pacific Yurts is proud to incorporate lumber from sustainable forests and has a deep commitment to sustainable practices. Pacific Yurts uses renewable wind power and they provide financial support and human resources to a variety of community causes.

Henley - Garden Offices

Henley designs and builds a range of pre-fabricated, energy efficient garden offices, studios, and rooms with high levels of insulation. Using eco-friendly PEFC certified wood and components, Henley Garden Offices and Studios allow you to easily create spacious high quality living spaces with unique contemporary decors. UK.

Green Depot - Building Supply

 

Green Depot offers environmentally friendly building and lifestyle products, services, and home solutions. Their mission is to make green building products readily accessible to homeowners and builders so that sustainable practices can easily be adopted into standard construction operations. The products they offer are selected based on their green filter which evaluates criteria including recycled content, carbon footprint, energy conservation, FSC certification, and responsible manufacturing.

FischerSIPS - Structural Insulated Panels

FischerSIPS is a green structured insulation panel builder and manufacturer and member of the Forest Stewardship Council. All of FischerSIPS panels are manufactured utilizing oriented strand board, which is produced from harvesting young, underutilized, and renewable trees. Any excess in the manufacturing process is recycled and converted into energy, pulp chips, or bark dust.