Philippe Starck based the designed for the translucent Ghost chair on a simple upholstered chair made popular in the eighteenth century by French King Louis XVI and his wife Marie Antoinette

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At the Paris design fair, several emerging design brands are pushing their focus towards a form of sustainable creation, whether through upcycling, recycling or encouraging repair

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Circular economies imagine a future where users become the custodians of our objects rather than the owners of them

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David Attenborough and the BBC shocked the world with the reality of the ocean plastic crisis

Published in Icon of the Month

What would the Bauhaus have made of a world that dresses up simple tools as high-performance sportswear?

Published in Crimes Against Design

Pollution from single-use plastics has finally become a hot topic. A new wave of designers and researchers are tackling the problem by rethinking the way we look at waste.

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Recycled plastic comes to life in Pentatonic x Snarkitecture's new sustainable design collaboration

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Wednesday, 31 August 2011 12:35

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The Italian design duo’s Botanica range of vases reinvents plastic as a craft material by using long-forgotten plant and animal polymers.

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