Mobile Elements - Environment
During Mobile Elements development process we considered environmental impacts of our decisions at every stage of the product’s lifecycle.
Life Cycle Assessment
The Mobile Elements is manufactured in Rosenheim, Germany, by Steelcase. Thanks to the Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) method, Steelcase can quantify the product’s environmental impacts to set the stage forfurther improvements. This method, based on ISO 14044, is selected by the European Union for environmental evaluation. It allows us to measure the environmental impact of our products throughout their lifecycle.
Mobile Elements Life Cycle
42% recycled content by weight. 90% recycled cardboard and 30% recycled LDPE fi lm (Low Density Polyethylene) in packaging.
No gluing processes. Powder-coat painting: VOC-free and free of heavy metals.
Manufactured close to customers, in Europe.
Designed for a long product life. Replaceable parts. Maintenance information available on Steelcase.com.
End of life
Up to 98% recyclable by weight. 100% recyclable cardboard and LDPE fi lm for packaging. Plastics parts clearly labelled for easy sorting and effective recycling. 40% of EPP corners used for packaging are re-used.
Mobile Elements Environmental Certifications
With 4.8 four point eight we can provide three Product Environmental Profiles (PEP), an environmental declaration according to the objectives of ISO 14021.