the First of February, Ikea's new köksfront Kungsbacka, made in recycled wood, and covered with a film of recycled plastic.
the plastic material has been collected in japanese municipalities.
For each skåpslucka of 40 X 80 cm is required 25 halvlitersflaskor.
" The biggest challenge was to create a material that meets the same quality requirements as a foil which is made of a completely new material.
We have worked hard to not compromise with the quality or the price, " says Marco of Bergamo, responsible for the development of Ikea of Sweden, the Italian supplier, in a press release.
Also the wood material in the gaps is recycled.