Paper coffee cups are so last year! Why not go completely green and ditch your paper coffee cup for a brand spanking new glass to-go cup with funky bright silicone accessories?
With the changing of lifestyles in this modern age and with more people living in town apartments, the ability to grow your own produce is very limited, but there are a lot of solutions if you can think out of the box a little.
Tony’s Farm in Shanghai is an organic farm that follows the dictates of sustainable produce. After several years of hard work, the farm has become the largest producer of organic vegetables in Shanghai, providing the healthiest and freshest organic vegetables to thousands of Shanghai residents every day.
Located in the desert of Inner Mongolia, is the Desert Lotus Hotel. A concrete-free hotel erected in the shape of a lotus blossom in Xiang Sha Wan, in the Gobi Desert. PlaT Architects had to invent a new structural system to be anchored in the sands by panels and a prefabricated steel support skeleton.
The Sauna Box is a self sufficient sauna in a shipping container that houses a traditional wood burning sauna. It has solar power for an iPod stereo dock, electric guitar hook-up as well as the Castor stool, magnetic truck light and bronze antlers.
The Sauna Box can be purchased from Matter for just $41, 000.00
The headmistress at a Georgian kindergarten has probably achieved hero status in the eyes of her students by recycling an old but functional Yakovlev Yak-42 from Georgian Airways into classrooms.
Ocean plastic isn’t a problem that is spoken about too often even in the current climate of environmental preservation. Although it now seems to be a bigger problem than originally thought, ocean plastic affects every one, not only those living in direct contact with the ocean but also those indirectly connected to it too…..basically we eat food harvested from the ocean!
Plant Brooklyn Paper knives are made to be used as letter openers or paper knives, but they are also literally paper knives. The blade is made from a fusion of 100% post consumer recycled paper and a clear 100% water-based resin made using cashew nut shells.
*The Paper knives were designed by Bjarke Ballisager and can be purchased through the Plant Brooklyn website