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Fly Ash Panels

Mar 01, 20111 Comment

Fly ash building components Fly ash is the waste product of burning coal that is largely comprised of carbon and contains many heavy metals. Fly

Bio-Based Foams

Feb 22, 2011No Comments

Bio-based flexible and rigid foams The Center for Composite Materials has synthesized flexible/rigid polyurethane foams from soybean oil polyols. The advantage of these foams is

Coco Tiles

Dec 08, 2010No Comments

Reclaimed coconut shell tiles Made from reclaimed coconut shells, low-VOC resins and sustainably-harvested wood backer material, Kirei Coco Tiles may be used as decorative tiles

Windochine

Dec 01, 2010No Comments

Hand-loomed natural grass fiber textiles Windochine’s lustrous, organic weaves are hand loomed in Asia by master craftsmen steeped in traditional techniques. Windochine’s signature design is

Flowerfall

Nov 27, 2010No Comments

Translucent screen made from post-consumer waste Michelle Brand designed Flowerfall specifically to address our ever-growing amount of plastic thrown away each year. Flowerfall is an

Linea Nova

Nov 17, 2010No Comments

Linear grain hardwood flooring Linea Nova S/V/L is new engineered hardwood flooring made from sustainably-harvested timber. Its distinctive linear wood grain coordinates with ASI’s Ecolinea

Recycled Crystal Glass

Nov 13, 2010No Comments

Recycled pre-consumer lead crystal glass Fernando Miguel Marques collects postindustrial waste glass from Atlantis, the largest Portugese producer of lead crystal glass. Marques has developed

Terrewalks

Oct 22, 2010No Comments

Recycled modular interlocking paving tiles Terrewalks is an alternative to concrete sidewalks, made of recycled tire rubber and reused PET plastic. Terrewalks is pervious and

Fling

Jul 17, 2010No Comments

Ceramic tube light fixture Designed by Monika Piatkowski, the Fling light is made from industrial ceramic tubes used for temperature measurement in industrial furnaces. The

Choreographed Geometry

Jun 26, 2010No Comments

Constructed three-dimensional fabric Choreographed Geometry is a systematically developed textile object whose geometry is exposed to a number of manipulative processes through its use in