Criterion

Criterion's soft curves and pleasing contours provide all-day comfort. The seven independent adjustments offer support through the full range of dynamic seating postures.

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Features

Adjustability
Durability
Environmentally Responsible
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Adjustability

Adjustability

Criterion seating’s adjustable features include:

  • Variable back stop
  • Tilt tension
  • Height-, width- and pivot-adjustable arms (fixed arms and height-only adjustable arms available)
  • Seat angle
  • Seat height
  • Back height
  • Optional seat depth

Durability

Durability

For the Most Demanding Work Environments

Criterion seating’s solid construction provides support for the most demanding work environments. Molded and sewn vinyl upholsteries are available, which means spills, marks and messes clean up easily. Criterion Plus chairs have a 20% larger seat and back, reinforced frame and other features to meet the needs of larger users, up to 500 pounds.

Environmentally Responsible

Environmentally Responsible

Long Service Life + Up to 87% recyclable

Criterion is engineered for a long service life and 87% recyclable, depending upon options selected. It is made from lower impact, low VOC manufacturing with 16% recycled content—6% from post-consumer content. These office chairs have SCS Indoor Advantage certification for indoor air quality and may help contribute toward LEED certification.

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Sustainability

Overview
Life Cycle
LEED Contribution
Certificates

Overview

Overview

Designing for Sustainability

We believe the only way to provide the best office furniture solutions is to ensure they’re the best products for the environment. That’s why every step of the way – through design, manufacturing, delivery and product lifecycle – we consider the impact of our work on people and on the environment and uncover opportunities to make things better.

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87 %

Up to

recyclable

16 %

Up to

recycled content

Life Cycle

Life Cycle

Materials

Up to 87% recyclable
Made with up to 16% recycled content, 6% from post-consumer material

Production

Lower impact, VOC-free manufacturing

Use

Engineered for a long service life

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LEED Contribution

LEED Contribution

Steelcase supports the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED certification system with products that can contribute to LEED Building Design + Construction (BD&C), LEED Interior Design + Construction (ID&C), or LEED Operations + Maintenance (O&M) certification criteria.

Since the USGBC and its certification partner, GBCI, evaluate each project individually, the role our products play in achieving LEED certification is unique to each project.

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Criterion LEED Contribution

Criterion

  • Recycled content
  • Regional materials
  • Low-Emitting materials

Criterion Plus

  • Recycled content
  • Regional materials
  • Rapidly renewable materials
  • Low-emitting materials
  • Sustainable purchasing
  • Innovation in design

Certificates

Certificates

Certifications can help you choose products that are environmentally sustainable and just right for your project. Criterion has achieved the following certifications:

ANSI/BIFMA level Certified

Level 1

SCS Indoor Air Advantage Certified

SCS IAQ

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Resources + Support

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  • E&I

    Steelcase is a proud E&I Cooperative Services partner. E&I is the member‐owned, not‐for‐profit sourcing cooperative delivering expertise, solutions and services to higher education and related institutions. E&I provides members with access to a diverse portfolio of competitively awarded contracts, electronic procurement platforms, and consulting services to help them source effectively. By leveraging the knowledge and expertise of more than 3,000 member institutions, E&I helps members reduce costs and optimize supply chain efficiencies. The Cooperative’s member‐driven competitive solicitation process meets generally accepted procurement standards.

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  • GSA

    Government Contracts
    Through a Multiple Award Schedule contract, federal government customers have an extensive selection of Steelcase office furniture and services.

    Ask your Steelcase dealer for more information about GSA.

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