repurposed

Creacrete

Oct 24, 2011No Comments

Ultradense concrete Concrete is an omnipresent material in architecture and public space. Previous attempts to use it in product design have led to massive, heavy

Songwood

Sep 15, 2011No Comments

Compressed wood composite Engineered Timber Resources focuses on the use of by-product wood fibers in the production of decorative wood products with the intent to

PET Wall

Aug 31, 2011No Comments

Luminous repurposed polyethylene curtain Light is essential to the realization of architecture, yet in the process of design and construction it is commonly an afterthought.

Crystallized Glass Stone

Aug 10, 2011No Comments

Glass stone tiles and slabs Crystallized Glass Stone tiles and slabs are engineered from glass materials to create a high-density, heat and wear-resistant product for

Heat Treated Carpet

Jul 30, 2011No Comments

Reused carpet sheeting material Carpet is typically used for 7-10 years (residential) or 5-8 years (commercial), and re-carpeting accounts for 55% of all carpet sold.

Kirei Bamboo

Jun 13, 2011No Comments

Bamboo panels Kirei Bamboo is an eco-friendly modern millwork material manufactured from the fast-growing trunks of the Moso Bamboo grass with a low-or-no-added-urea-formaldehyde adhesive. Bamboo

Feather Circuit Boards

May 30, 2011No Comments

Electronic circuit boards made from chicken feathers and soybeans Richard Wool has recently developed a circuit board made from soybeans and chicken feathers. A professor

Kirei WheatBoard

May 23, 2011No Comments

Eco-friendly MDF alternative Kirei WheatBoard was developed as an environmentally-sensitive alternative to formaldehyde-emitting medium density fiberboard (MDF) products, with working characteristics meeting or surpassing those

Bicicleta

May 19, 2011No Comments

Recycled bicycle inner tube rug Barcelona-based Nanimarquina addresses the problem of waste directly in their carpets. Bicicleta gives a second life to discarded bicycle inner

Mycobond

May 05, 2011No Comments

Mycological bio-composite Mycobond is a mycological bio-composite that can be used in a wide variety of applications. Instead of conventional manufacturing processes, Mycobond uses mycelium—which