Gourmet Butcher Block, 4" laminated Hard Rock maple end grain work surface with penetrating oil finish, 24"W x 24"L x 36"H
John Boos - It's Easy Being Green.
John Boos & Co has been recognized as an FSC, Forest Stewardship Council certified company. What that means is this: all lumber has been obtained from properly managed forests, according to the highest social, environmental, and economic standards.
With a written environmental policy in place, here are a few key points that are followed.
Air Consideration: Only uses formaldehyde free and low emission formaldehyde gluing processes.
Production Resource Consideration: Demonstrates use of abundant sustainable renewing timbers in products, as practiced by NHLA Members.
Environmental Stewardship Consideration: Implements recycling programs with 95% of all raw materials, scrap, and even sawdust being recycled as fuel to heat the kilns.
John Boos also reviews environmental practices and policies for their key vendors.