The unique design provides easy access to work surface because the wrap around design. The desk design greatly increases your neutral reach zone so you will find it easy to layout all your work and turn to work on paper tasks and computer tasks. When compared to a standard rectangular desk this desk design provides up to 30% more usable work surface without sacrificing a larger floor space. So you get more work surface without taking up more space in your office. And these are green desk that are GreenGuard so your are not breathing in VOC (volatile organic compounds) particles. All wood are from sustainable sources. So these desk are good for you and the environment.