Today, Earth Day, we are thrilled to publish together with ITALIANBARK our new e-book entirely dedicated to circular design. We have been researching about the circular economy and circular design since 2017. We could not… Leggi tutto »NEW E-BOOK: DESIGNING A CIRCULAR FUTURE
Most of today’s garments are woven from plastic-based acrylic, nylon or polyester threads. All these materials are chemically produced and nonbiodegradable. However, a growing number of innovators are turning to nature in an attempt to… Leggi tutto »ARE BIO GARMENTS THE FUTURE OF FASHION? WE HOPE SO.
Bioplastics have never been a straightforward solution. Whenever researching it, we find so many different views and approaches that lead us to more questions and concerns than conclusions. Some weeks ago, we came across a… Leggi tutto »ARE BIOPLASTICS PLANET-SAFE? IT’S COMPLICATED.
Wearing a mask became a symbol of self-care and cared for others, a sign of our sense of community. Single-use masks disposal, however, represent a threat to the environment. We are throwing 129 billion face masks… Leggi tutto »MEET INOKA: THE WORLD’S FIRST MASK SAFE SYSTEM
What happens to our carbon footprint when we die?When human bodies are buried underground in coffins, people’s carbon footprint does not stop at the end of their lifetime. Coffins slow down the decomposition process, littering… Leggi tutto »REDESIGNING DEATH: TURNING CEMETERIES INTO FORESTS
What is the role of designers when it comes to death? Should they deal with needs and rituals for a more sustainable and meaningful approach to death? We started asking these questions when visiting the Broken… Leggi tutto »REDESIGNING DEATH: TURNING CEMETERIES INTO FORESTS
Global warming has been causing natural and economic disasters in different parts of the world. In the Philippines, for instance, the agricultural sector responsible for employing a quarter of the population has been strongly hit… Leggi tutto »TURNING ROTTING VEGS INTO RENEWABLE ENERGY
Renewable energies, also known as “green energies” or “clean energies”, are generated from unlimited natural sources, which are available with no time limit or replenish quicker than the proportion they are consumed. We are talking… Leggi tutto »RENEWABLE ENERGY: FACTS & MATTERS