More people try to find and use green product in their life. In this green awareness revolution, kitchen is one of the most important part of home which should be always kept green. The kitchen cabinets are commonly contain formaldehyde and adhesives which is made from medium-density fiberboard (MDF), compressed wood, or particleboard products. Those materials can cause some deseases.
Here are some green material alternatives for kitchen cabinet, you can choose one of them to create an eco-friendly kitchen.
- Veneer from plantation-grown trees, such Brazilian Eucalyptus hybrids or bamboo
- Recycled wood, such as recycled palm that will cut down on deforestation in order to avoid cutting down trees.
- Formaldehyde-free MDF and panels made of compressed agricultural plant material, such as wheatboard or strawboard that is known as Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC)-free.
Picture. From left to right : bamboo-recycle wood-wheatboard
For additional, perhaps you will pay more for green cabinet but it can be used to last much longer than non-green one.