repurposed

Faux Leather

May 16, 2007No Comments

Rubber floor and wall tiles These rubber tiles are a frugal alternative to real leather, and are far more abrasion-resistant than leather. Rubber sheets are

CD

May 09, 2007No Comments

Recycled compact discs Confiscated illicit CDs are crushed and dispersed within a pale blue, transparent polycarbonate matrix that is composed of recycled cold-water drink containers. Contact:

Tire Veneer

May 05, 2007No Comments

Recycled rubber tiles and rolls Automobile and truck tires wear out and become part of the waste stream unless they are recycled. With their Tire

Wellies

May 01, 2007No Comments

Recycled children’s boots Children grow out of their colored Wellington boots quickly and thousands of pairs end up unsold in charity shops and eventually disappear

Strandwoven Bamboo

Jan 24, 2007No Comments

Compressed and densified bamboo hardwood flooring Strandwoven bamboo is one of the most durable hardwoods known. Used typically for hardwood flooring (and other millwork components),

Greenscreen

Jan 01, 2007No Comments

Recycled steel landscape trellis system Greenscreen is a landscape trellis system for fencing, wall-mounted applications, or freestanding enclosures. When combined with a variety of climbing

Featherpanel

Nov 27, 2006No Comments

Lightweight architectural stone Due to more stringent governmental regulations, the exhaustion of natural resources, and enhanced economic objectives, stone is being replaced by alternative materials

Rastra

Oct 30, 2006No Comments

Insulated concrete form Rastra panels are large building blocks with a grid of internal channels that serve as a stay-in-place wall form for residential and

Jazz

Sep 29, 2006No Comments

Recycled polyethylene sheet Jazz is comprised by off-cuts and used chopping boards from the food preparation industry. Originally coded according to their use, Jazz sheets

UltraTouch

Sep 10, 2006No Comments

Natural cotton fiber insulation Bonded Logic, Inc., makes insulation out of recycled blue jeans. UltraTouch is a Class-A building material made from postindustrial recycled natural