Green by Selection: The Rise of the Green Wallcovering

Over at Environmental Design+Construction, the current cover story is a who’s who of eco-friendly wallcoverings. They report that vinyl wallcovering manufacturers have lost almost a quarter of their market thanks to consumer awareness of VOC off-gassing and other environmental questions. Yippee! we say. New, natural finishes are moving in to fill the void: wall textiles from grass, wall textiles from glass, and all sorts of other cool stuff, too. Check out some wallcoverings we’ve found (including a nice solar-powered number)—we’ll give you more soon. ::edcmag [by KK]