Plyboo Passes California Emissions Test
Smith & Fong Co. recently announced that the company’s Plyboo bamboo plywood products have passed emissions testing under the criteria of California Section 01350, the most stringent VOC emissions standards in North America.
DuPont Makes a Colorful Donation to Children’s Hospital
Through a partnership with Hockey Hall-of-Famer Pat LaFontaine’s Companions in Courage Foundation, DuPont donated sheets of Corian to the construction of the Lion’s Den—a state-of-the-art activity room for children and teens—at Wolfson Children’s Hospital, the only full-service tertiary hospital for children in Northeast Florida.
ASID and Interiors & Sources Announce Bloom Awards
The American Society of Interior Designers, in partnership with Interiors & Sources magazine, announces the inaugural year of the Bloom Awards and is calling for entries by Jan. 15, 2009.
IIDA Hosts 12th Annual Industry Roundtable
The International Interior Design Association recently convened its annual Industry Roundtable—composed of interior design experts and manufacturing leaders—for a facilitated session to discuss issues facing all partners working in the profession of interior design.
IDC Bulletin: The Need to ‘LEED’
By Lisa Sandham
LEED accreditation has set a new standard of professionalism for interior designers and provides knowledge to promote design solutions that go beyond aesthetics.