SLIDE, since its establishment, constantly paid attention to all stakeholders and the impact its business has on them and on the environment in which the company operates. The sensitivity that SLIDE developed, emerges daily starting from the production cycle, and the numerous initiatives that, through light and design, support and spread the devotion for the environment, the emphasis on people and the commitment to culture.
PRODUCTION CYCLE – SLIDE products are made with linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE) 100% recyclable, through an internal production cycle with zero harmful emissions. An example of precautions employed in the manufacturing cycle is the recycling of polyethylene given from production waste, which is recovered and reused for products that are black, gray and chocolate, for a total of about 40% of the whole production.
COMMITMENT FOR PEOPLE – In 2008 and 2010, SLIDE donated about thirty lamps Love, design Stefano Giovannoni, for the project Art4Mi to sustain the Association Cardiopathic Children of the World. In 2014, SLIDE donated several lamps, to the non-profit organization LILT, Italian League Against Cancer, for three days of beneficial shopping with design and craftsmanship products. The temporary Christmas shop, facilitated fundraising activities and raising awareness of the activities achieved by LILT.
In 2014, SLIDE became the main economic supporter, for the Association MAT – Milano Altri Talenti, which works to promote the activities of companies that represent the manufacturing excellence of the region of Lombardy and leaders in the field of design, and photography, through the organization of exhibitions and conferences.
SLIDE, starting from projects that synthesize, with lightness and irony, the intensity of the color, the surprise of the light and the originality of the design, with its experience and enthusiasm that characterize also in awareness projects towards' environment and environmental issues.