Top five videos
Although many "educational" videos available online are amateurish and boring, furniturelink offers a selection that are informative and worth watching as the "top 15" in three sections: designers talking, originating and greening.
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Bart Bettencourt and Carlos Salgad explain the operation of Scrapile, a company they founded in 2003 to repurpose discarded off-cuts of wood and panels from New York’s woodworking industry into unique laminated tables, chairs and benches.
Johan Berhin, founder of Green Furniture Sweden, an eco-friendly Swedish furniture manufacturer, explained the company's philosophy at the 2013 Stockholm furniture Fair and introduced their range of public environment furniture (for airports, railway stations and shopping malls) made from waste materials.
Frederikke Aargaard, curator and manager of Showhow (an exhibit of Danish and International sustainable design held during Copenhagen design week), explains the show's philosphy and conducts a tour of the furniture, accessories and industrial design displays.
This German television presentation describes how furniture manufacturer Team 7, based in Ried, Austria, expanded its production since committing to exclusively using sustainable hardwoods in the late 1970s and employing designer Jacob Strobel to develop award-winning contemporary furniture.
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