What is Sustainable Furniture, anyway? Find out in this presentation by Sustainable Furnishings Council Executive Director Susan Inglis. Learn what sustainability issues we impact as we make choices in our furnishings, and then learn some key questions to ask and answers to look for as you specify product, whether furnishings or accessories, in wood, leather, textiles, and other materials. Content includes an overview of Sustainable Furnishings Council’s work and an impression of the certified sustainability training course GREENleaders.
Susan Inglis, Executive Director of Sustainable Furnishings Council and founder of From the Mountain, has over twenty-five years experience working with artisans and in sustainable manufacture in the home furnishings, fashion, and gift industries. Susan has spoken on behalf of SFC throughout the U.S. and abroad and has inspired many companies to adopt a sustainable platform for the future. As a consultant, she has worked in twenty-seven countries on five continents providing services like identifying procedures for insuring the sustainability of a natural resource base.
Lecture: Designing to Sustain a Healthy Future
Speaker: Susan Inglis, Sustainable Furnishings Council
Date: Moday, 18th January 2016
Time: 3:45 – 4:15 pm
Place: The Stage, hall 2.2, K008
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