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Embody Chairs

Embody lets your body move and keeps you well supported, because yourmind works best when you move freely and stress is minimized on yourmuscles, bones, and tissues. Blood circulates better, heart rate goesdown, more oxygen flows to the brain, and there is no distractingdiscomfort or physical constraint. That's critical in our idea economywhere innovation drives success and people get paid for their thoughtsand creativity.

New tilt technology. Embody's rotation points are within the seat andback, and the base of the back remains fixed relative to the seat; thisencourages the body to move naturally into the most positive seatedpostures.

Consistent support. Whether you lean forward or recline, your lowerback support remains constant--no adjustments needed; users of allsizes can easily assume and maintain a reclined position.

Working recline posture. Embody encourages this most healthful posturefor computer users; working recline reduces compression of the spineand slows fluid loss from discs; plus, your head stays in line withyour computer display.

Recylable. Embody is 95 percent recyclable, has 42 percent recycled content, and contains no PVCs.

Narrow backrest. Your arms move unimpeded, adding comfort andencouraging additional air movement into the lungs to feed your brain.

Source: hermanmiller.comAdded: 29 October 2008