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Indonesia has become a dumping ground for vast quantities of the world’s unwanted plastic since China banned imports of foreign plastic waste in 2017.

06. Dezember 2019 | via Weforum.org | Read more

Indonesia has become a dumping ground for vast quantities of the world’s unwanted plastic since China banned imports of foreign plastic waste in 2017.

06. Dezember 2019 | via Weforum.org | Read more
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Cancun is the first Forest City of the new millennium, an open and international city whose development is focused on technological innovation and environmental quality.

25. November 2019 | via Stefanoboeriarchitetti.net | Read more

Cancun is the first Forest City of the new millennium, an open and international city whose development is focused on technological innovation and environmental quality.

25. November 2019 | via Stefanoboeriarchitetti.net | Read more
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Neri Oxman's Mediated Matter Group has digitally designed and robotically fabricated a structure using the molecular components found in tree branches, insect exoskeletons and human bones.

05. November 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more

Neri Oxman's Mediated Matter Group has digitally designed and robotically fabricated a structure using the molecular components found in tree branches, insect exoskeletons and human bones.

05. November 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more
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Designers' efforts to reduce the environmental impact of their products are being hampered by confusion over terminology and rampant greenwashing, writes Marcus Fairs, editor-in-chief of Dezeen.

29. Oktober 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more

Designers' efforts to reduce the environmental impact of their products are being hampered by confusion over terminology and rampant greenwashing, writes Marcus Fairs, editor-in-chief of Dezeen.

29. Oktober 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more
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Dutch Design Week, the largest design event in Northern Europe, is back once again this October to show how pioneering designers around the globe are changing the world for the better.

25. Oktober 2019 | via Inhabitat.com | Read more

Dutch Design Week, the largest design event in Northern Europe, is back once again this October to show how pioneering designers around the globe are changing the world for the better.

25. Oktober 2019 | via Inhabitat.com | Read more
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Salvaging rags, scrap metal, and discarded junk, Jewish immigrants helped create a whole industry.

22. Oktober 2019 | via Tabletmag.com | Read more

Salvaging rags, scrap metal, and discarded junk, Jewish immigrants helped create a whole industry.

22. Oktober 2019 | via Tabletmag.com | Read more
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Die Europäische Woche der Abfallvermeidung (EWAV) findet dieses Jahr vom 16. bis 24. November statt. In der Aktionswoche sollen Alternativen zur Wegwerfgesellschaft aufgezeigt und sowohl Erwachsene als auch Kleinkinder für die Abfallvermeidung sensibilisiert werden.

11. Oktober 2019 | via Vku.de | Read more

Die Europäische Woche der Abfallvermeidung (EWAV) findet dieses Jahr vom 16. bis 24. November statt. In der Aktionswoche sollen Alternativen zur Wegwerfgesellschaft aufgezeigt und sowohl Erwachsene als auch Kleinkinder für die Abfallvermeidung sensibilisiert werden.

11. Oktober 2019 | via Vku.de | Read more
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The British Plastics Federation (BPF) has launched PackScore, a sustainable plastic packaging design tool for brands, designers and retailers.

01. Oktober 2019 | via Packaging-gateway.com | Read more

The British Plastics Federation (BPF) has launched PackScore, a sustainable plastic packaging design tool for brands, designers and retailers.

01. Oktober 2019 | via Packaging-gateway.com | Read more
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Ocean trash from around the world was used to create a limited edition of vacuum cleaners called “Vacs from the Sea”.

27. September 2019 | via Inhabitat.com | Read more

Ocean trash from around the world was used to create a limited edition of vacuum cleaners called “Vacs from the Sea”.

27. September 2019 | via Inhabitat.com | Read more
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Installed for WantedDesign Manhattan at the Caeserstone booth, the innovative kitchen prototype emphasizes sustainability with zero-waste systems and in-home gardening.

13. September 2019 | via Inhabitat.com | Read more

Installed for WantedDesign Manhattan at the Caeserstone booth, the innovative kitchen prototype emphasizes sustainability with zero-waste systems and in-home gardening.

13. September 2019 | via Inhabitat.com | Read more