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Green Bullet Points
Creative Elegance, Inc.
The purpose of this document is to provide customers with a very brief overview of our comprehensive sustainability program. For a more in-depth look at the Creative Elegance Green Story, please see our website: www.creativeelegance.com

Our factory is located in California (ground zero for environmental concern and regulation). We are proud founding members of the Sustainable Furnishings Council and support their efforts to educate and spread the word about sustainability and best practices throughout our industry. (sustainablefurnishings.org )

Global impact: minimize carbon emissions, waste stream pollutants and natural resource depletion

Indoor air quality & safety: no formaldehyde; low VOC glues and finishes; avoid toxic chemicals including fire retardant in foam; careful supply-chain management

Good design considerations: products built to last; use sustainable materials; don’t use endangered or illegal wood; try to use recyclable materials

Domestic advantages: minimize transportation footprint; California’s strict environmental regulations; American values and ethics; our 35 year good reputation

Materials: plywood with high recycled content cores and no added formaldehyde; fabrics made from recycled materials; Eco Exotics* engineered woods; source materials as local as practical; packaging materials made with recycled paper pulp; buy in bulk; recycle all scrap

Recycling: wood, metal, paper, cardboard, e-waste, even our spent finishing materials are recycled and sent to a power plant to be converted to energy.

Our State of the Art Factory: energy efficient lighting, A/C, ventilation, computer managed dust collection, energy star motors, CNC equipment; cutting plan optimization; etc. We also employ best practices for maintenance and janitorial.

Pollution Control: use of low-polluting products such as super low VOC finishes; propane fuel; all wood dust and finish overspray is captured by filters and properly recycled. Our use of best practices for materials, recycling and processes help keep our impact low.

Employees: share our goals; well trained; company culture of conservation and recycling.

Consumers that choose to purchase goods produced by Creative Elegance will be contributing to a more sustainable planet and a healthier product for their homes.