Norman Europe, as one of the world's leading manufacturers of window covering products strongly encourages consumers around the globe to use wood blinds and shutters. Wood products are renewable, recyclable, waste efficient, bio degradable and non toxic. Wood is also particulary energy efficient in production and use, and as such can play a major role in combating global warming.

Remember next time you are updating your window coverings at home or in the office choose "wood is good":

1. Use of wood products reduces atmospheric CO2 and conserves energy

2. Wood is a naturally renewable and a sound ecological building material

3. Wood makes a natural case for itself inside the home. It provides timeless good looks and well being

"Wood is beautiful, light and strong to build with, warm, welcoming and healthy to live with. And it offers a simple way to reduce CO2 emissions that are the main cause of climatic change."