Recycling

Vivienne Westwood Paints Virgin Atlantic Staff Uniforms Green

May 13, 2013 / No Comments

The next time you fly Virgin Atlantic, keep on eye on the cabin crew costumes. There definitely is going to be a marked improvement in what they wrap around them! For, legendary British designer Vivienne Westwood has been roped in bring in a new twist to the Virgin Atlantic’s signature red uniforms. With Virgin Atlantic president Richard Branson aiming at ushering ...

Old Tires Recycled to Give Shape to Outdoor Furniture

October 25, 2012 / No Comments

We have seen old useless tires end up in the rivers, backyards and dustbins, and thus creating pollution and environmental hazards. The main obstruction in recycling the tires is that it is very hard to recycle. Worry not. Furniture designer Rene Olivier has come up with a creative way to recycle old tires into useful seating options. Olivier was recently selected ...

Ford Focus Electric Seats Made from Recycled Plastic Bottles

January 10, 2012 / No Comments

Ford continues to reveal its environmental awareness by involving recycling strategies in its manufacturing processes, after committing to turning its Wixom Assembly Plant into an eco-conscious paradise relying on renewables. We now hear that the new EV from Ford will use Repreve seating material made by Unifi. Repreve is a blend of post-industrial fiber waste and post-consumer waste such as the ...

Dumfries Parade Goes Green

December 14, 2010 / No Comments

This year’s parade at Dumfries followed the ‘Eco Green’ theme that the Town Council had suggested. With several schools participating and a number of mini-parades, the eco-friendly message was passed on to participants and viewers alike.

Built from recycled plastic bottles “T25 Supermini Car” turns your head around

June 1, 2010 / No Comments

Designer Gordon Murray’s micro car instantly reminds one of Mr. Beans’ car of choice, a British Leyland Mini 1000 which was also became a character of sorts for the British television comedy series. All the recollection and resemblance apart, Murray’s lively little car “T25 Supermini Car,” is ready to really turn the heads around by its super cute mini look ...

Water recycling is fun with beautiful Emscher Community Garden

May 31, 2010 / 1 Comment

Most of us would equate Community Park with recreation replete with athletic fields, swimming pools and other special entertaining features. How about a Community Park that awakens us to what is out of sight and thus out of mind? Rotterdam and Paris architects Ooze in collaborated with artist Marjetica Potrc have created a community garden, which is also a water ...

Lenovo ThinkPad L series targets eco-conscious professionals

May 19, 2010 / No Comments

Lenovo may have missed out on the Earth Day for the release of its ThinkPad L Series laptops but the company has definitely been able to find an alternative for the eco-conscious professionals in the make.

Discarded milk jugs provide for 100% recycled all weather furniture

May 19, 2010 / No Comments

If you were one of the kinds who simply loves to vouch for durable, all weather furniture just because you equally hate the act of dragging furniture all around the house whenever the natural elements took a nasty turn, then here is something you need to take a look at and even buy one. .

Eco bench made from recycled material generates electricity

May 17, 2010 / 1 Comment

This design somehow conjures the image of a semi circular moon shaped prop popularly used by stars to touch down on the stage in theatrical world. However, ecO-Bench is no mean prop. In fact, its’ futuristic street lighting furniture thoroughly soaked in green bearings.

Ultra weight Paper-Feet, sustainable sandals cost next to nothing

May 14, 2010 / 1 Comment

Eco-friendly fashion accessories are a rage these days, and if you could not afford one just because it cost a pretty penny, then here is your chance. Designer Jimmy Tomczak’ has designed the stylish Paper Feet sandals from recycled material, and cost next to nothing.

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