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An electric motorcycle made of curved wood

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French start-up Newron designed an electric motorcycle with a mostly wood, curved bodywork. The main bodywork of the motorcycle consists of curved wooden panels. The middle of the motorcycle is open, showing a large cylindrical ...

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Shimmering sequins made of wood cellulose

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With her project Bio Iridescent Sequin, designer Elissa Brunato developed a bio-based alternative to petroleum-based plastic sequins, made of wood cellulose. The textile and fashion industries are some of the most polluting sectors in the ...

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A breathing Japanese tearoom

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F.A.D.S. + Fujiki Studio designed a temporary installation to use as a Japanese tearoom. The hut is made of CLT and plastic materials using digital fabrication technology, making it appear as though the installation ‘breathes’. ...

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Customisable 3D printed furniture made of bio-resin

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US start-up Model No. developed a line of 3D printed furniture, all fully customisable and made of bio-resin and sustainably sourced hardwoods. The debut line consists of five products, consisting of a side table, and ...

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Waterproof shoes made of recycled coffee

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Finnish start-up Rens Original developed waterproof and odour-resistant slip-on shoes made of recycled coffee. Every day, 2 billion cups of coffee are consumed worldwide, the coffee grounds of which contribute to the production of methane, ...

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The world’s first upcycled high-rise building

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In collaboration with Lendager Group, architectural studio Tredje Natur proposes what they say is the world’s first upcycled high-rise building, called CPH Common House. The building, designed for housing and retail in Ørestad, a district ...

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