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Location of manufacturing: Germany & Spain
Zeitraum is located in the Bavarian Alpine Upland in Germany, and has followed the principle of combining ideas, design and ecology since its founding in 1990. Applying a conscious use of natural materials, only hardwoods are processed from sustainable forestry in the design of German-made products which pay tribute to the purity of the material and the longevity of the practical form. The brand stands for modern minimalist design with a sustainable approach.
What makes this manufacturer special?
Cradle to Cradle
How and where has the supplier excelled in our audit?
Governance Working with Naturland, the most stringent seal in Germany for ecologically sustainable products. Prohibits the use of pesticides, deforestation and planting of non-indigenous trees. Zeitraum working to achieve the highest possible mark in the UN sustainable development goals.
Materials Zeitraum only use raw materials that are renewable, bio-degradable or recyclable
Production Use green electricity and natural gas. Reuse as much packaging as possible. Zeitraum uses very minimal polystyrene packaging and is investigating alternatives to this.
Innovation Launched a comprehensive analytic tool to exactly report the impact of each piece in their collection