That plastic bottle you tossed into the recycling bin yesterday could end up in the chair youll be sitting in tomorrow! Well, perhaps not quite that fast, but eventually. It may seem hard to believe, like many a well-spun yarn (story), but in the textile industry, its actually true. Thats because the basic component in the textile manufacturing industryfibercan be either natural or synthetic.
A fiber is a substance thats significantly longer than it is wide. Natural fibers (known as staple fibers) develop or occur in the fiber shape and come from animal, vegetable and mineral sources, such as wool, silk, cotton and linen. Then there are synthetic, or man-made, fibers (known as filament fibers), which are cellulosic, thermoplastic and mineral in nature. Their chemical composition is significantly modified during the manufacturing process, and they are used to produce rayon, polyester, nylon and fiberglass. This is not the type of fiber your doctor tells you to eat for good health, but it
We have heard more and more, over the past couple of years about the health benefits of standing at work.
At gen2, we know the benefits! The scientific research into standing vs sitting is still new and all of the benefits have not been discovered. There is no denying the increasing benefits of standing, at least some of your workday.
Check out this article from the American Cancer Society, discussing the scientific research and benefits regarding standing while working.
We suggest starting to stand 30 minutes at a time and work your way up, this will give your body the chance to naturally adjust and strengthen due to the healthier work style. One of the best benefits of electric height adjustable surfaces is that you can not only stand at the exact height that works for you but also you can sit at the perfect height for your unique need and height. Truly making the gen2 UP the #1 ergonomic office solution.
There are many types of height-adjustable desks and surfaces, we continue