Spain is one of the countries in the European Union and the rest of the world that places the highest value on ecological furniture. This is indicated by different studies which show that our country is one of the countries that bets the most on sustainable materials The focus is also on aspects such as the predominance of green, recycled materials, the biophilia -using plants, water and materials of natural origin in the interior design or the predominance of green color in the decoration and construction of the houses.
The main brands in the sector know that this is a growing trend and, also aware of the importance of sustainability and care for the planet, are also making a major commitment to launch environmentally friendly items and furniture on the market. This is the case, for example, with Ikea. The Swedish company’s catalog includes products made from recycled materials, including bed linen sets, curtains, rugs, boxes, baskets, and lamps made from recycled polyester from PET bottles -a strong, 100% recyclable plastic-.
Ikea has everything from blankets to shower curtains to boxes made from recycled polyester.
Without a doubt, there are endless items at Ikea made from recycled polyester, all of which are inexpensive, thoughtfully designed and have the ability to fit well in all types of rooms. Therefore, we have selected those that, in addition to all this, have the best rating by customers, who have not hesitated to give them a good score and even leave a positive comment on them. Many of them are for storage, such as the set of 5 GRÂSIDAN boxes in black. These have 3 different sizes and the price of the pack is 9,99 dollars. Its average rating is 5/5.
The PEPPRIG microfiber cleaning pad also has the best possible rating. In shades of green, it is perfect for cleaning without damaging glass and mirrors as well as various smooth and shiny surfaces. It is priced at 0.99 dollars. In third place we highlight the excellent acceptance by buyers of the LEN blanket. Measuring 70 x 90 cm and with a very pleasant touch, it is perfect for covering a baby and being very safe because it does not contain any substance or material that could harm the baby.
Another Ikea product intended for the smallest house with an average rating of 5 out of 5 is the VÄDRA changing table, which has a very soft foam padding and high edges that minimize the risk of falling. It costs 29.90 dollars, can be cleaned with a damp cloth and measures 74 x 80 cm. A smaller model (48 x 74 cm) is available on request. It is sold without a cover, but these can be purchased at Ikea in various models and prices.
The “Top 5” Ikea’s top customer-rated items made from recycled materials is closed by the white ceiling lamp VINDKAST. It has a diameter of 50 cm and a lace shade and is ideal for any living space, whether it is the living room, bedrooms, study or, why not, the kitchen or bathroom. It is priced at 39.99 dollars and it is important to highlight that bulb sold separately. The Swedish brand recommends the E27 opal white opal globe LED bulb.
The BASTSJÖN shower curtain, in addition to being among the best rated and outstanding, is also among the bestsellers of Ikea. It measures 180 x 200 cm and its design is white with beige and gray stripes drawing small diamonds. Thanks to the polyester it is made of, it is water-repellent and can be cleaned in the washing machine at a temperature not exceeding 40 ºC. However, it cannot be put in the dryer and does not accept bleach. It costs 12,99 dollars. and to attach it, rings and bar are required, which must be purchased separately.
Other noteworthy items are the LÅNESPELARET mouse pads -black and available in two sizes, 36 x 44 cm or 90 x 40 cm at 10 and 19.99dollars, respectively-, the dark gray file cabinet TJOG 7.49 -two units cost 7.49 dollars- or the jset of two white SLIBB zippered laundry bags which, for only 2.99 dollars, allow you to separate some small, delicate or hooked garments from the rest of the laundry and prevent them from getting lost or damaged. If you want to discover more items, visit the Ikea website or your nearest store. The list is extensive.