For people who sit
For people who sit
MADE FOR PEOPLE WHO SIT FOR A LIVING
Think is the simplest, most streamlined embodiment of our understanding of people who sit — and how they sit throughout the day.
Our learnings are based on research and collaboration with universities, including the Technical University of Denmark, Michigan State University and the University of Vermont Back Research Center. To scientific studies, we add years of observational research in the
workplace — with people who actually sit for a living.
Wellbeing in the workplace
Wellbeing in the workplace
A MOVEMENT TOWARD WELLBEING
Today, we’re seeing a shift from traditional ergonomics to a more proactive solution that encourages healthy living… one that focuses on the physical, cognitive, and social needs of today’s workforce and understands how they’re related.
For example, movement throughout the day helps increase blood flow to the brain and body, keeping you refreshed and energized.
But what good is movement if it takes you away from your work? You also need to stay oriented to your work as you change postures.
People need different amounts and kinds of support for each region of the back; support that can change shape to follow the motion of the back.
Pressure map testing helped us design the back flexors to provide dynamic, continuous support for each region of your back, with no pressure points or unsupported zones. Support is evenly distributed as you move in the chair. It’s natural, fluid support that mimics your spine.
People need to change their posture frequently to stay healthy and comfortable, and will do so if their chair allows them to recline, yet stay close to their work while reclining.
The Think chair’s weight-activated mechanism allows you to recline without leaving your ideal vision and reach zone. So you can lean back and be comfortable, and still reach your keyboard and desk.
People want uncomplicated adjustments.
- The Think chair’s weight-activated mechanism recognizes your weight and adjusts itself accordingly.
- The comfort dial allows you to select one of four positions to adjust the amount of back tension and recline.
- Height, width, pivot and depth adjustable armrests provide personalized support for your arms.
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.
recycled content by weight
recyclable by weight
Think pushes sustainable design even further by incorporating more recycled content than its previous version, notably in the plastic base and back frame made out of PA6 glass fiber. The newly incorporated recycled content significantly reduces carbon emissions: in the U.S. alone, the emission reduction is equal to 4,9 million kilometers driven
Made by Steelcase in Sarrebourg Uses powder-coat paints: VOC-free and free of heavy metals
Made in Europe, close to customers. 4 pieces optimised packaging to keep transport volumes as low as possible and improve filling rates. The new version of Think represents 32% of volume gained thanks to the new Ecosmart packaging.
Designed for a long product life, with replaceable parts. Materials meet stringent health and indoor air quality criteria. Maintenance information available upon request.
END OF LIFE
Quick and easy disassembly. Plastic parts clearly labelled for easy sorting and effective recycling. Designed to ensure responsible end of use strategies – refurbishing, charitable donation or recycling.
Steelcase helps customers seeking LEED certification to identify products and programs that can contribute to LEED criteria in the categories of Materials and Resources, Indoor Environmental Quality and Innovation (Ergonomics Training, Sustainability Training, Product Innovation).
Learn about Steelcase’s direct and indirect contributions to a project’s pursuit of LEED certification across LEED’s three categories:
- Building Design + Construction
- Interior Design + Construction
- Operations + Maintenance
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.
Certifications can help you choose products that are environmentally sustainable and just right for your project. Think has achieved the following certifications:
Environmental Product Declaration (EPD)
With Think we can provide an Environmental Product Declaration (EPD), an environmental declaration according to the objectives of ISO 14025, based on Life Cycle Assessment (ISO 14044). The purpose of an EPD is to communicate clear and transparent information about a product’s impacts on the environment at all stages of its life cycle.
Environmental Product Declaration – Targeted
Product Environmental Profile – Targeted
NF Environnement – Targeted
NF Office Excellence Certifié – Targeted
Indoor Advantage Gold – Targeted
OekoTex 100 – Confidence in textiles
European Eco-Label – for textiles
Cradle-to-Cradle – for textiles
Dedicated resident spaces for users who spend longer periods at focused task work. Screens and boundary storage provide added privacy.
Convenient spaces for nomads who need to focus on individual task work. Here they have room to array their materials
A bookable, enclosed project room where teams can share develop and evaluate ideas with both on-site and remote team members.
Individual workstations with screens to minimize distractions are available for focused work. For greater privacy there are enclosed and semi-enclosed
This space for focus and concentration retains a sense of energy through its proximity and transparency to colleagues. Mobile workers
This active collaborative space is optimized for informative and evaluative collaboration. Adjacent whiteboard and standing-height table allow this space to
A place where nomadic workers can focus on individual tasks with minimal interruption when enclosed. Temporary storage aside to store
For nomadic workers who need longer term workspaces, these temporary homebases provide many of the benefits of a resident workspace,
A place where nomadic workers can focus on individual tasks with minimal interruption. Height adjustable tables support varied postures and
This Active Project Team space provides dual worksurfaceswork surfaces to allow for circulation, and easy access to whiteboards. Video conferencing
Standard + Optional Features
Standard + Optional Features
- Platinum Metallic
3D Knit Fabrics
- Coconut 02
- Beige 10
- Scarlet 14
- Black 01
- Pepper 11
- Blue Jay 15
- Royal Blue 16
- Navy Blue 03
- Apple Green 12
- Nickel 17
- Orange 13
- Autumn Brown 05
- Task chair – coat hanger available in option
- Task chair – headrest available in option
- Visitor chair sled base
- Visitor chair 4-leg base
- Meeting chair with 4-star base on glides (low backrest)
- Meeting chair with 5-star base on glides (high backrest)
- Draughtsman chair – headrest available in option
- Task and visitors chair available with armrests in option
|DIMENSIONS (mm)||Task Chair with/without armrests||Draughtman chair with/without armrests|
This product is available in the following regions:
- Asia Pacific
- Central America
- Middle East
- North America
- South America
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