LEED®
HON is proud to be a member of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). Our investment in sustainable design and manufacturing has paralleled our customers' need for sustainable furniture. Virtually all HON desks, chairs, files and workstations can contribute to LEED Interior Design + Construction credits in many areas.
Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design
 
EQ 4.5: Low Emitting Furniture
The HON Company’s furniture meets the emissions requirements of LEED Interior Design + Construction. Our Indoor Air Quality certificates are accepted as proof and are identified by product and manufacturing period.
Indoor Air Quality
 
MR Credit 4: Recycled Content
Office furniture is comprised of a variety of materials, each having unique environmental qualities. Today’s consumer expects fact-based technical information presented in a way that is both concise and comprehensive. HON’s Environmental Data Sheets (EDS) provide basic information on the most frequently asked questions about our products.
Environmental Data Sheets
 
MR Credit 6: Rapidly Renewable Materials
Nature Core®, an acoustical, tackable material, is a USDA BioPreferred® material made from kenaf, an annually renewable material. Nature Core is available in HON’s Initiate panel system.
Nature Core Information Sheet