To develop and promote a path respectful of the environment means to embrace a process of assimilation of the values and aspirations that a furniture company can and must pursue. This sense of responsibility is intrinsic to the vision and business culture at RODA. Environmental, social and economic sustainability are part and parcel of the very idea of high quality design.
Longevity is a foundational quality of RODA products, the first and foremost contribution to sustainability and its development. The search for like-minded suppliers and the reasoned selection of materials go along with the work of by commendable designers according to intelligent construction schemes and therefore destined to have a long life of usage.
The use of durable, recycled, recyclable, non-toxic, non-allergenic and certified components is a concrete part of the process of environmental responsibility of the company.
The first example is teak, an essential type of wood for RODA products. The teak used in several collections is FSC® -certified. Straps, fabrics and cording are regenerated from recycled production materials through a process that reduces the use of water and chemical additives and emits less carbon dioxide. Aluminium, increasingly used for RODA products for the way it unites lightness and built-in sustainability, seeing it can be infinitely recycled; the expanded black cork, 100% natural, obtained by means of an ecological production process with an entirely green.
Certifications: a commitment to transparency
RODA furniture has obtained the important international GREENGUARD GOLD certification. The most rigid programme in terms of criteria for low emissions, that includes special parameters for people’s health In addition, RODA has obtained the FSC® (Forest Stewardship Council®) Certification FSC-C155819, for using wood from responsibly managed forests. This gives the company a role in the protection of the ecosystems where teak grows, one of the greatest materials for outdoor furniture. With pride and responsibility, RODA pursues, communicates and shares these choices and pledges.
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