Thanks to the many adjustments that are possible with this chair, it really can feel comfortable in any position you choose to sit in, whether the ideal upright, both feet on floor, elbows bent at 90-degree position or something else. It's one a number of awards over the years for its impressive design. Gesture contains 25% recycled materials by weight and is up to 85% recyclable by weight.
This chair's "pixelated support" is intended to reduce pressure in your body in order to maintain healthy circulation and therefore focus via blood and oxygen flow to the brain. Herman Miller even claims that their chair can lower heart rate and reduce stress! Pretty amazing for an office chair!
The upper back can be controlled for tension as you recline, and you can also control the firmness of the lower back of this chair via the firmness tension knob. The chair itself is actually 98% recyclable by weight and made up of 30% recycled material. It is comfortable to sit in and durable over time. Steelcase claims that in Leap chair users, there productivity increased 17.8% in one year.