The National Wildlife Federation (NWF) and the Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) have launched the Wood Furniture Scorecard, a comprehensive assessment of wood sourcing policies for over 50 of the largest furniture retailers in North America.
U.S. textile producer Valdese Weavers is launching a new line of environmentally-friendly performance fabrics that uses a proprietary yarn platform that makes it suitable for indoor or outdoor use.
Leading home décor company GO Home will open an expanded new showroom inside the new Interior Home + Design Center, (IHDC 1D301), at the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, slated for Jan. 17 – 23, 2018.
Rug producer and importer Nourison is installing a network of solar panels on the roof of its Saddle Brook, N.J., corporate offices and warehouse that will soon be capable of producing at least 770,000 kilowatt hours of electricity annually.
Contemporary furniture resource Maria Yee is set to unveil a furniture and lighting collection constructed with a sustainable, plant-based material that is billed as an alternative to medium-density fiberboard.
The Environmental Protection Agency has extended the deadline for compliance with its new formaldehyde emissions standards for composite wood products by one year to Dec. 12, 2018.
The fallout from Hurricane Harvey continues to devastate, impacting Texas, Louisiana and beyond. According to AccuWeather, the heaviest rain and the greatest risk of flooding on a regional basis will extend northeastward from near the border of Texas and Louisiana to northern Louisiana, southeastern Arkansas, and northwestern Mississippi.