The Furniture Blog

The Furniture Blog

11 November 2021

What you're buying, when you buy PEFC-certified furniture


As consumers, you are often bombarded with information about product provenance and values. From cruelty free, to fair trade, to dolphin safe, we’ve all become accustomed to seeing these labels on everything from our food to our clothing. So what then, does it mean, when you see a PEFC label on a piece of wooden furniture? What, exactly, are you buying?

8 October 2021

Storytelling you can touch


Interior architects and designers tell stories in space. When they use sustainably sourced wood and wooden furniture, those stories take on new meaning.

20 September 2021

Sustainability by Association


Trade Associations and other industry groups have a significant role to play in ensuring sustainability in the wooden furniture value chain.

15 September 2021

Introduction to the Forests are Home campaign


Look around your house or apartment. How much of what you see is made from wood? From the chair you sit in, to the bed you sleep on, to the antique wardrobe passed down from your grandmother – all of this furniture started its life as a tree in a forest. Many things have happened to it since then.

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