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the project is an experimental eco-design initiative collecting and re-using plastic straws and reusing them in a fabric design for curtains, dividers, or tablecloths. The post notjustuseless: katalin huszár makes fabrics of recycled plastic straws appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
sohma suggests the new way of thinking of product design by a replacement of characteristics that materials originally have developing them as one material. The post sohma furniture develops a new material that replaces the value of plastic and wood appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The new footwear collection from Spanish fashion brand Ecoalf is made from recycled waste found in oceans and rivers. Read more
besides their positive environmental impact, the hexagonal blocks are beneficial for the river's ecosystem, as they offer a habitat for micro and macro fauna. The post rotterdam’s floating park is made entirely from recycled plastic waste found in the maas river appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
As the Ocean Cleanup Project readies its mighty floating barriers for collecting waste plastic from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a similarly green project much closer to its home has opened a floating park in Rotterdam's harbor. The Recycled Park features connected hexagonal blocks made from waste plastic... Continue Reading Floating park built using recycled waste plastic opens in Rot
studiokca collected enough waste from the pacific ocean to sculpt their massive 'skyscraper of the sea' rising from the water The post whale made from 5 tons of plastic waste breaches bruges canal appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Crabs stuck in bottle caps and plastic six-pack rings feature on this Hawaiian shirt made from recycled plastic, by Spanish designer Adolfo Correa for Corona and Parley for the Oceans. Read more
Single-use plastic straws are a massive environmental problem. In the US alone, around 500 million straws are used every day, and according to a 2017 survey plastic straws are the 11th most commonly found trash in the ocean. The problem has recently started to enter the public consciousness with calls for bans of the ubiquitous plastic drinking tubes. At least one major source of the probl
titled 'may the winds not carry us out to sea', the installation is created by collaging reused sections of assorted single-use plastic trash bags. The post brydee rood creates a gigantic windsock sculpture to explore the issue of plastic pollution appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Though efforts are underway to try and tackle the plastic waste problem – from cleaning up floating plastic for reuse to cutting back on single use packaging in stores – the growing number of heart-wrenching images of vast islands of floating waste plastic available online show that there is still much to be done. Yet many of us carry around slim slabs of plastic in our wallets and purses, is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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