Sustainable materials

Sustainable materials

Materials that are generated from resources that are managed such that they are, for all practical purposes, sustainable over an extended period of time.
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While these are valid reasons for selecting materials for your project, there is one major factor that you must consider-buying sustainable materials.
In terms of site-wise sustainability targets, we've focused on two main objectives - to protect natural resources through design and promote the use of sustainable materials in terms of environmental, social and economic impacts.
We are proud to now feature eight sustainable materials in our production vehicles -- soy, wheat, rice, castor, kenaf (hibiscus), tree cellulose, jute and coconut.
For 23 years, EPA's WasteWise program has helped organizations and businesses apply sustainable materials management practices to prevent and reduce municipal and select industrial wastes, saving them resources and money," said Deb Szaro, acting regional administrator for EPA's New England office.
The WAF Award shortlisted house features design elements similar to traditional buildings on the island, but with modern and highly sustainable materials.
com)-- Made from certified, organically-grown bamboo and other sustainable materials, Grubware[TM] collection of outdoor cook and campware brings style and purpose to your next adventure.
Another key driver for sustainable materials use, I believe, will be the introduction of more stringent carbon-based fiscal measures; either as a 'carbon tax' or other indirect measures to encourage greater use of recycled content in new products.
While tests on bamboo continue, Ford is already making use of sustainable materials.
Forming part of the existing product portfolio of Splash, this collection for both men and women is made of sustainable materials, reflecting the brand's promise to work in an environment friendly manner, a press release said.
To celebrate the launch of the H&M Conscious Exclusive collection, an elevated assortment created using sustainable materials and fabrics, H&M creative adviser Ann-Sofie Johansson hosted an exclusive dinner in Los Angeles with the face of the campaign, Natalia Vodianova.
Natracare uses 75-100 percent renewable and sustainable materials, which also makes Natracare products more than 90 percent biodegradable and compostable, helping to alleviate the burden on overflowing landfill sites, say officials.
Eco Flower provides floral bouquets and home decor items put together out of recycled and sustainable materials.

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