It seems simple enough. When you are buying things for your home… ask questions.
The Sustainable Furniture Council is a non-profit industry association founded at High Point, NC in October 2006 to promote sustainable practices among manufacturers, retailers, and consumers alike. They believe that an easy, first step in the right direction is to ask whether or not the product you are purchasing was made with sustainability in mind.
A coalition of industry players created to promote sustainable practices among manufacturers, retailers, and consumers alike with a public tagging program to identify good choices. They are over one hundred members strong and growing fast.
The solution starts with you.