When last we reported on HÅG Capisco and HÅG Capisco Puls, the innovative and ergonomic chairs from 9 to 5 Seating had achieved BIFMA LEVEL 1 certification.

HÅG Capisco with salmon colored upholstery in patient room

Some five months down the road and 9 to 5 is proud to announce that the line has now been awarded BIFMA LEVEL 2: “the preferred sustainability standard for the General Services Administration (GSA), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the state of California.”

HÅG Capisco several Puls in two shades of green around tall conference tables in design office

Given that state’s emphasis on sustainable practices and environmental responsibility, this is no small achievement, as the certification recognizes the design team’s focus on sustainability throughout the entire development process—from concept to research to production.

HÅG Capisco Puls two high stools in aqua in drafting room

In conferring the certification, BIFMA not only examined the recycled content, material efficiency, chemical make-up, and greenhouse gas impact of the product, but also its overall environmental credentials throughout the entire products cycle, including its end-of-life disassembly and re-integration into the materials stream.

HÅG Capisco close-up of back in mottled powder blue/white
HÅG Capisco white rear detail with partial view of torso of sitter

To read more about the LEVEL 2 certification and 9 to 5 Seating’s commitment to sustainability, see the company’s website. And go to Designer Pages Media for more information about HÅG Capisco seating.

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