Benefiting Benefield: How 3form is Helping Transform a Community

August 26, 2021

BUILDINGS and i+s have partnered with global design firm HKS and nonprofit Boaz + Ruth on a new community-based project in Richmond, Virginia—the Benefield Building

This community center will feature retail, makers’ studios, co-living units and important connections to the surrounding area and transit.

One of the generous sponsors helping make this project a reality is 3form. Karli Slocum, vice president of marketing for 3form, joined BUILDINGS/i+s to talk about the company’s involvement in the Benefield project and how 3form’s new product line, Flek, embodies 3form’s commitment to sustainability.

About Our Guest:

Karli Slocum is the vice president of marketing for 3form.

Learn More About Flek:

Flek by 3form
Flek is the new sustainable product line by 3form. It’s a zero-waste product that renews and reinvigorates trimmings from 3form’s Varia Ecoresin panels, creating a speckled terrazzo-like material that is 70% recycled.

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Janelle Penny has more than a decade of experience in journalism, with a special emphasis on covering facilities management. She aims to deliver practical, actionable content for facilities professionals.