Sustainability and responsibility are an integral part of everything we do at Ben Simpson Furniture.
Starting at the very beginning we use responsibly sourced FSC certified Northern Scandinavian Pine | We always recycle & reuse waste products from our manufacturing process which include Wood Offcuts, Sawdust, Cardboard & Plastics.
About Our Timber
All our wood is responsibly sourced & FSC certified Northern Scandinavian Pine. We only use the highest grade joinery pine. This allows us to manufacture a product which is consistently high quality with the knowledge that its sustainable and environmentally friendly.
Northern sawn softwood offers extremely advantageous strength qualities in relation to weight, making it well-suited for Shelving & Furniture. With all our wood being Kiln Dried & having a Moisture content below 10% It gives the confidence that the timber will acclimatise to its new surroundings without warping or bowing.
All our timber comes from sustainably managed forests in areas where Four trees are planted for every One felled.
Forests that are used for wood harvesting only have a few trees taken from each section. This allows the forests native Animals & Habitats to continue to thrive. This patch of land wont be harvested again for 30 years.
Our Recycling Project
We spent months designing the perfect cardboard packaging. We needed it to be durable & protective yet environmentally friendly.
We have managed to achieve exactly this... All our cardboard packaging is made from 75% recycled materials, and is 100% recyclable after final use.
Making it the ideal solution at a time when the environment is at the forefront of everything being produced.