My Studio Environments
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CSI 12510
Herman Miller, Inc.
www.hermanmiller.com
855 East Main Avenue
P.O. Box 302
Zeeland, MI 49464
USA
Phone: 888.443.4357
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Product Certifications: C2C, Greenguard, SCS
Description: My Studio Environments is the first office system designed and developed according to the MBDC Cradle-to-Cradle protocol and also recently achieved MBDC Silver certification.
LEED Credit-Opportunity Contributions: Materials Reuse, Recycled Content , Energy Efficient Lighting, Low-Emitting Materials - Systems Furniture & Seating
Disclosure: Company information - 72%, Product information - 61%
   
Production & Manufacture  
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  Steps taken to reduce impact of inputs. 13% post-consumer recycled content. 17% post-industrial recycled. 19% renewable resource content. Steps taken to reduce use of toxic materials. 100% disclosure of input materials - 35%  
 
  Steps taken to reduce impact of outputs. - 02%  
 
  Steps taken to reduce water usage. - 05%  
 
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  Collection and return of packaging for re-use. Steps taken to reduce packaging. - 27%  
 
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Installation, Use & Maintenance  
  No machinery required for installation. - 33%  
 
  No machinery required for maintenance. - 38%  
 
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  No diminution of performance over time. - 33%  
 
End of Product Life Cycle  
  Product can be easily disassembled for alternative disposal. - 28%  
 
  69% of product can be recycled. - 21%  
 
Company Social Profile  
  Has written policy, regular monitoring of worker health and safety; documentation available to the public. Meets OSHA standards in all facilities regardless of required health and safety standard. - 70%  
 
  Provides employee seminars, workshops to educate and involve in company\'s environmental policies and goals. Sponsors educational newsletters, education seminars for the general public regarding environmental issues. Published policies in Production & Manufacture. Published goals in Production & Manufacture. Facility recycling waste program in place. - 63%  
 
  No written living wage policies available to the public at this time - 00%  
 
  Gender equity company policy available to public. 20% women board members. 35% women in top management positions. - 47%  
 
  Diversity policy available to the public. Identified diversity issues/areas for improvement. Goals and programs to increase minority representation, opportunities. Documentation of improvement, progress toward goals available to the public. - 100%  
 
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  Benefits offered: full health insurance, retirement, maternity/paternity leave, educational benefits, stock options, paid vacation - 38%  
 
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  Company compiles and publishes an annual Sustainability Report available to the public. - 100%  
 
Other  
  2 LEED certified buildings. 2 LEED silver certified buildings. 6 LEED gold certified buildings. Product certifications include: C2C, Greenguard, SCS - 92%  
 
  No animals or animal by-products used in any product or process. - 50%  
 
  Information disclosed in 19 / 33 categories. - 66%  
 
  Top rating of 100 percent in the Human Rights Campaign Foundation\'s annual Corporate Equality Index (2007);Sustainable Business 20 List;moved up to No. 14 on CRO magazine\'s annual listing of \"100 Best Corporate Citizens.\" - 30%  
 
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