Amish Pacifica Convertible Baby Crib (4 in 1)
Eco Friendly Furniture is constructed in a factory which is designed to be environmentally friendly, including features like energy efficiency and measures to avoid waste. The factory may also have features such as a green roof which contributes to energy efficiency while providing a habit for plants and animals, and it may be located in an area which minimizes the need for shipping. Other shipping considerations can include reduced and recyclable packaging, the use of fleets of trains and trucks which run on alternative fuels, and so forth.
Sustainable Bedroom Set
Another feature of sustainable design is the promotion of a healthy workforce. Companies which pay workers well, provide benefits, and stay active in the communities where they operate are generally believed to be more sustainable than companies which do not help their workers, for example.
- It can be efficiently transported and does not use excessive space and energy during transport.
- Locally produced furniture using only locally-sourced materials has a reduced carbon footprint.
- Furniture that increases efficiency by providing greater utility for the user, such as multi functional furniture is always preferable.
- Durability matters because well made furniture with a longer functional lifespan contributes to the health of the planet by not adding to the landfills.