Healthcare Giants Boycott Furniture Containing Flame Retardants

Good news indeed for both employees and patients in hospitals! New measures are helping green healthcare furniture! Facebook, Kaiser Permanente, and Autodesk are among major buyers that have pledged to purchase furniture that contains no chemical flame retardants. HDR Architecture and Perkins + Will have also signed the pledge. Initiated by the Center for Environmental […]

A brief history of the 3-Ring Binder

Fascinating 3 ring binder information You can use this information to rule the world of presentation material Trivial Pursuit and destroy at office supply Cranium! When was the 3 ring binder invented? That depends on where you are and who you ask. Loose-leaf paper was patented in 1854. Also in 1854, patents were filed for both […]

Are Plastics Toxic? One take on Plastic information.

Plastics have become an everyday part of our lives, but are there issues we need to consider? What are the issues inherent in the type of plastic should that, say, you have it on the shelf as a vinyl binder or as a cup you drink out of.  As we become more aware of  of […]

Trying to find a good way to store magazines?

I don’t know about you, but saving magazines is a frustrating thing for me.  Either I have no idea where in the foot tall stack the information I need is, or I end up shoving them in a dark space, only to find them years later. So we stumbled on a way to turn your […]

How to Get Rid of a Vinyl Binder

Getting rid of a vinyl binder actually requires a bit of thought. Vinyl is in essence a toxic substance and if you want to recycle your vinyl binder you have to do some work. To recycle small amounts of vinyl binders: The only parts of a vinyl binder that can be recycled are the rings […]

How to Open A Ring Binder

As ubiquitous as they are, how to open a ring binder still seems like a mystery. The first thing most people do is grab the center ring and yank the rings open.  This certainly works and in some cases is the only way. At issue here are the forces acting on one ring of the […]

Information on Vinyls, Dioxins and more

Naked Binder has worked hard to make 3-ring binders that are stronger, better looking and non-toxic. All this fuss and bother over a few 3-ring binders? Well, yes. In the US alone there are 40-60 million 3-ring binders sold and most of them are vinyl. Vinyl is cheap in many ways, but the hidden costs […]

Eco Friendly Recycled 3-Ring Binders?

Most people haven’t heard about an eco-friendly 3-ring binder.  Why bother? You may only use a few binders a year, but that adds up to 40-60 million 3-ring binders sold in the US alone every year.  The vast majority of these are made from vinyl. So what is wrong with that? A lot. Those 40 […]

Customizing 3-Ring Proposal Binders

Making your proposal professional and having it stand out may be one of the hardest balancing acts. Naked Binder’s new series of binders the New Project Binder, may be simpler than the Classic and the old Project Binder, but they offer a number of great features that make them even more versatile. Awesome proposal binder feature […]

Guide To BPAs

Welcome to the wonders of social media!  I found this forwarded via facebook by a friend via a long chain of people I don’t know.  Love that. Environmental Working Groups has a new guide on BPAs – what they are, how to avoid them. For Example: What are its health risks? BPA is a synthetic […]