Any interior, business or home can use a bit of zest! And that is exactly what our new Pit chair series adds. The seat and legs are made of sustainable FSC wood. The upholstered version comes in a number of sustainable fabrics. In short: Pit is the number one seating solution of today.
Any interior, business or home, can use a bit of zest! And that is exactly what our new Pit chair series adds.
The wooden shells and legs are made of responsibly produced wood. The recycled steel frame can be epoxied in colour. The upholstered version comes in a number of sustainable fabrics. In short: Pit is the number one seating solution of today.
Pit makes it possible by giving both the wooden legs and the seat the same colour. There are no visible attachments to the top of the seat.
The seat is made from nine layers of beech veneer pressed into shape. The concave shape of the seat and the resilient backrest feel comfortable.
For the complete specifications of chair Felt: see product sheet under “Documents”
Pit is designed, developed and produced in Holland.
Made in Holland: Vepa distinguishes itself by producing everything in its own facilities in the Netherlands. Our own wood, sheet steel, tubular steel, powder coating, wood spray, upholstery and final assembly departments form a complete production circle within a single company. By producing close to the sales market we keep distances small and CO2 emissions minimal.
LCA: By using independent LCAs (life cycle analysis) we reveal the environmental impact of a product. In product development we can greatly improve later designs by carrying out an LCA in the initial phase. In addition, an LCA also provides insight into the main factors responsible for the environmental damage. We then use these factors as starting points for redesign or as focal points for improvement. The LCAs are carried out in accordance with ISO 14044.
FSC® and PEFC™: Vepa only uses certified wood. The FSC® and PEFC™ labels stand for responsible and sustainable forest management. Responsible forest management meets three criteria: it takes account of the environment, respects social aspects (such as the rights of local communities and forest workers) and is economically viable. Moreover, wood is the number one bio-based resource by nature.
TPAC (Timber Procurement Assessment Committee): Timber to be supplied or timber processed in products to be supplied must comply with the Dutch Procurement Criteria for Timber according to the Socially Responsible Procurement criteria. FSC® and PEFC™ are both systems that have been approved by the Dutch state secretary.
SRP criteria: Vepa complies with the SRP criteria drawn up by the central government. The national criteria for socially responsible procurement (SRP) for office furniture are available via the SRP criteria tool (https://www.mvicriteria.nl/en/webtool).