An eco-design library for woodworkers
The Wood Guide is a website to help woodworkers make sure their wood designs contribute to a better environment. It is a collaboration between Upstyle Industries and Superuse Studios
An ecodesign library for woodworkers
Wood is one of the most sustainable building materials, but the way we work with it can make a big difference for our health and the environment.
Upstyle Industries and Superuse Studios have developed the Wood Guide, an online library to help designers, DIY-ers and companies that work with wood and wood products (particleboard, MDF, pallets) to make it in the most sensible way, to maximize the ecological benefits and the market potential.
- What are ecodesign tips for woodworkers?
- What are the differences between ecofriendly woodworking products?
- Which wood waste is safe to work with in a workshop and put back in our houses?
- How much energy, metal, resins, glue and paints can I add before the benefits of recycling wood are neutralized?
The Wood Guide covers the following aspects of wood reuse and eco-design, from a life cycle perspective: