Sustainability

Our Sustainability Column covers the latest news in corporate sustainability, sustainable innovation and advancements in sustainable technology.

Sustainable Woods

The Best Green is Brown: Why Sustainable Wood Is Good

When it comes to sustainable choices, there is sometimes a misconception that avoiding wood products is a good thing to do. Not so. While deforestation is a significant problem that must be addressed through more careful sourcing, there is almost nothing better than long-lasting products using solid wood from well managed forests.
Conscious Design by Barry Dixon

Earth Conscious Design with Barry Dixon

Successful conscious design emanates a feeling, not just a look. It must also have a basis in nature, as our inner space is best expressed as a reflection of the natural world outside. This is the philosophy of Barry Dixon, a nationally recognized earth conscious designer based out of the Virginia Countryside.