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colour + material collection


This library contains carefully selected and strategically coordinated materials and colours
Brushed + polished metal

Vitra most frequently uses aluminium and steel for metal components. Since 94% less energy is required to produce recycled aluminium in comparison to primary aluminium, Vitra utilises aluminium consisting of 95% recycled material whenever possible. Depending on the product, metal surfaces are either powder-coated, chrome-plated, polished, galvanised or lacquered. A smooth or textured powder-coated finish provides colour and surface protection.

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