Environmental InformationThe Leap chair is up to 98-percent recyclable by weight, depending on the options selected and made up to 30-percent recycled content and GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified.
Leap has both a MBDC Silver Cradle to CradleTM Product Certification and a SCS Indoor Advantage certification for indoor air quality, the absolute top of the line certifications for environmentally conscious furniture. That means that every element of every material used in the Leap Chair has been thoroughly and chemically tested for anything that could damage the environment (after Leap has been recycled) or the quality of your air (while the Leap Chair is still being used), and been declared extremely safe. The Steelcase Leap Chair is a sustainable chair, a responsible chair, and a recyclable chair.
And that's extremely important for consumers, fellow citizens, businesses, and the country at large. While the large issues of environmental sustainability and global climate change demand large scale solutions from politicians and states, some of the most important work we as citizens can do is to make sure we're responsible in our own small ways. The Leap Chair provides consumers with an opportunity to be responsible and a positive force when they acquire an office chair. Purchasing a Leap Chair isn't just a step toward making your life at work more comfortable; it's also a commitment to principled environmental standards.
The Leap Chair you buy won't contribute to the poisoning of your air quality (SCS Indoor Advantage certified), it won't add to the ever-burgeoning landfills and waste dumps (most of the chair is recyclable, and built from recycled content), or give tacit consent to furniture makers who generally ignore the increasingly serious threat of environmental breakdown.
It will take a real effort on the part of consumers to convince many irresponsible furniture giants to change their ways, and the skyrocketing popularity of manufacturers like Steelcase and retailers like Smart Furniture gives credence not only to high quality of their work, of which the Leap Chair is only one example, but also to the efficacy of the way they do business, which is to say sustainably, benevolently, and responsibly. Furniture manufacturers will respond to clear indications from the market that green sells, and the Leap Chair is a great way to help them see the light. You can rest assured that buying the Steelcase Leap Chair from Smart Furniture is a decision you can not only be satisfied with (because the chair is so comfortable and flexible), but also one you can be truly proud of. Both companies have a long record of environmental responsibility that they can proudly call part of their legacy.
And since the Leap is part of the Steelcase family of chairs, you know the environmental accolades aren't just fluff, or window-dressing. Steelcase is renowned for their commitment to sustainability and environmentally responsible products. Steelcase brought the market place it's very first MBDC Gold Cradle to Cradle product, the highest possible level on the BIFMA e3 scale. The Steelcase Leap Chair consists of partly recycled material, and much of the chair is recyclable itself. Disassembly into the chair's component and recyclable parts is quick and easy, in fact, Leap Chair can be designed, built and taken apart in under three minutes. Now more than ever, people need to step up to the plate and demand responsible, sustainable, green products for themselves and their co-workers. If you're interested in a chair that serves not only your needs, but the needs of your business, your community, and the environment, then Buy Leap today.