Covering 10 aspects of sustainability in design, the sustainable values are used throughout riivin as a quick reference to what makes each product a more sustainable option.
Products that support nature’s preservation, respect its replenishment times and/or back environment-oriented initiatives like ecosystem and wildlife conservation programs.
Products that are not manufactured but grown thanks to the help of living organisms such as bacteria, fungi etc.
Products that hold a certification evaluating environmental and social aspect of the supply chain.
Products that support the transition towards a circular economy model thanks to design, production or end-of-life aspects.
Products whose manufacturing helps people living in disadvantaged situations to achieve a better lifestyle for themselves, their families and communities.
Products that are crafted by hand, with slow processes requiring skills and patience.
Products that make responsible use of materials available in nature.
Products that give new life to materials that would otherwise be waste, thus reducing the need for virgin resources.
supply chain efforts
Products from a company that is adjusting its supply chain (including sourcing, production, transportation, disposal) to make it more environmentally friendly.
Products that revive and honour a traditional craft, contributing to its preservation over time.