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Let’s Stonecycle!

Published 13 hours ago by Allie | no responses

The concept of Stoncycling originated in Einhoven, the Netherlands, where numerous building became unoccupied in recently years and were ultimately demolished. The creators of StoneCycle saw material opportunity in the building waste, and innovate a ...

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No More Plastic Lego?

Published 23 hours ago by Allie | no responses

One of the most popular toys worldwide for kids for kids (and adults), Lego building blocks are made from a very strong and resilient petroleum based plastic called acrylonitrile butadiene styrene. While inspiring design creativity, ...

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The Pollution Free Brick

Published 5 days ago by Allie | no responses

The construction industry is notorious for the pollution the production of building materials makes. India’s brick industry alone utilizes over 100,000 kilns and produces 2 billion bricks, creating in the meantime a condition known as ...

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Invitation: Fruit Leather Rotterdam Kick-Off Event

Published 6 days ago by Allie | no responses

A multi-disciplinary collective of designers from the Willem de Kooning Academie in Rotterdam are looking for innovative solutions to one of Rotterdam’s biggest social issues – food waste. Each day, at outdoor markets in and ...

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Gecko Skin

Published 1 week ago by Allie | no responses

Australian researchers have discovered that gecko skin has extraordinary material properties and it could have a significant impact on industries ranging from industrial, to building to medical. The team, led by Dr. Greg Watson and ...

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Structural Skin

Published 1 week ago by Allie | no responses

Structural Skin is a self-produced material made out of leftovers from the leather industry. Leather is a beautiful material but also, unfortunately, generates considerable amounts of what is typically considered low quality waste. The reason for this ...

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