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Menéndez and Gamonal Arquitectos have designed large meeting/gathering table...
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French designer Noé Duchaufour Lawrance has designed an armchair ‘Ciel!’ for...
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Kali chair by Jasper Morrison – designed to fund orphanage
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Green furniture: Chair Farm – the living chair
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Monday, March 17th, 2014

Join the Cradle to Cradle public revision process

Here is your chance to influence the next version of the Cradle to Cradle (C2C) product certification standard, version 4. In an effort to increase transparency and recruit more stakeholders, the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute is seeking outside input for the next version of its standard. When McDonough Braungart Design Chemistry (MBDC) licensed

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Friday, August 9th, 2013

Green building: Netherlands Institute of Ecology celebrates biodiversity

When it came time to build a new facility for the Netherlands Institute of Ecology, the leaders were adamant that it should support their mission of protecting the environment. Inspired by the sustainable, no waste Cradle-to-Cradle philosophy,...

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Thursday, January 17th, 2013

#SMAf: Boerhof with inspiration, motivation and a touch of humour

The new innovative couch seat by IBP Interieurbouw is completely made out of cardboard – a pure material which provides a surprisingly good and comfortable seating posture. Born from the sustainable principle of using honest materials with...

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Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

Ahrend introduces green powder coating

In close cooperation with American coating manufacturer PPG Industries, Dutch office furniture maker Ahrend has developed a new powder coating without the so-called ‘red substances’. These have been replaced by components which have no adverse effect on...

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Saturday, October 1st, 2011

CBS Flo monitor arm awarded C2C Silver

Colebrook Bosson Saunders’ latest flat screen monitor arm has been awarded silver level cradle-to-cradle certification by official body MBDC (McDonough Braungart Design Chemistry). The Flo monitor arm was launched worldwide during 2010 and 2011. Flo is a...

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Thursday, May 26th, 2011

The sun fires up this fire station

When the municipality of Alkmaar in The Netherlands needed a new fire station, they had a lot of specific criteria that needed to be met. First the facility had to achieve a high level of energy efficiency...

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Friday, March 11th, 2011

Ahrend receives cradle-to-cradle company award

Ahrend received the cradle-to-cradle company award from Michael Braungart, one of the founders of the cradle-to-cradle concept. Ahrend’s commitment to integrate the cradle-to-cradle philosophy in the entire organisation was the main reason for being awarded. Read the...

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Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011

C2C at building level: C2€

Rino Groenenberg wrote an interesting article about research he did into how the cradle-to-cradle concept can be made financially viable at the building level. He arrived at a number of interesting conclusions and facts: The discussion about...

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Saturday, February 5th, 2011

'I want candy' chair

When we caught a glimpse of Emiliano Godoy’s Snowjob Chair over at Designboom, we couldn’t help but be entranced by its spectacular sheen. A modern piece built with FSC certified wood with a vegetable based, biodegradable finish,...

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Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

Understanding labels | Part 3

I mean, what’s not to love about Cradle to Cradle, the certification system founded by William McDonough and Michael Braungart? Who wouldn’t share their goals of “a delightfully diverse, safe, healthy and just world with clean air,...

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