Metropolis Magazine - Metropolis Magazine July 2004


Making the Q Collection Green

For their Q Collection line of chairs, tables, and sofas, Jesse Johnson and Anthony Cochran rigorously scrutinize the environmental properties of the materials, dyes, and processes they employ. But their sustainable furniture isn’t meant for the granola set: the pieces are designed for the high-end market. In this Web exclusive, the pair discuss their methods, their customers, and why…

Some Disassembly Required

With Think, Steelcase creates a comprehensive environmental strategy that reconfigures all aspects of the manufacturing process—from the chair’s initial conception to its eventual disassembly.

True Green

Lacking sources for well-designed sustainable furniture, two men launched a business making their own.