Freedman Seating Company

S3 Sustainable Seating Solutions

Oct 30



  • Meet or exceed all applicable federal motor vehicle safety standards including CAL 117 A and D as well as FMVSS 302 flammability requirements without the use of any fire retardants (brominated or halogenated)
  • Polyol used is a minimum 20-30 % natural agricultural based (i.e. Soy or Canola) and uses 20-40% less fossil fuels than traditional petroleum based foam
  • Foam is molded for consistency and durability
  • Formulation is water based/water blown, not solvent
  • Water based mold release agents, not solvent
  • Meet Industry standard for physical properties (ASTM3574)
  • Increased compression set for longer life and excellent resilience
  • Reduced CO2 emissions and carbon foot-printing during manufacturing process


Fabrics made with recycled yarns

  • 100% recycled yarn, with the yarn having a minimum 80% recycled content using both post-consumer waste (plastic water bottles) and post production fiber waste
  • Recycled yarns are easier and faster to weave saving electricity.  1LB. of recycled yarn conserves 61,000 BTU’s of energy (equivalent to 0.50 gallons of gasoline)
  • Fabrics made with recycled yarns reduce the use of natural resources
  • Easier to clean and maintain - saving water and electricity
  • Developed for improved color retention - so fabric looks better, longer
  • Lighter, stronger and more durable than similar motor coach fabrics
  • Meet or exceed all applicable federal motor vehicle safety standards
  • Look for the S3 logo on fabric swatches on this site!

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