This Koru design Trivet is made from Rimu which is found only in New Zealand and is a highly sought after decorative timber featuring a rich colour and attractive grain. The Rimu heartwood is very durable, being resistant to rot and insect attack.
Only heart Rimu is used for this trivet which is sourced locally from the West Coast of the South Island, and kiln dried which ensures stability of this product.
Rimu is sourced from environmentally and sustainably managed forests in both the North and South Islands. All available supplies of Rimu in New Zealand are required to be managed to exacting standards under detailed long term Sustainable Management Plans. This guarantees availability of a sustainable supply for future generations.
Wood is a living fibre. To care for this trivet the following treatment is suggested:
Oil occasionally with soya bean/ vegetable oil, to retain the timbers natural beauty. To clean, wipe with a damp cloth or rinse in warm water, dry with a soft cloth then re-oil.Never soak wooden objects in water or expose to strong sunlight for long periods.
Size: Trivet - 19cm x 15cm
Made in New Zealand