A Car Made from Plants

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Bart for Overbeeke Photography

May 2017

Lina is a car, created by students of the TU Eindhoven, that is completely made from natural products. On top of that the car is also vary light.

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Eco-Filling

Eco-Filling is about a new way of living in a city that keeps getting more crowded, while still being as eco-friendly as possible. Whether this means we will go up or down to create more space to live and work, we’ll make it so that not only we benefit from it, but nature too. The space we have is going to be used to its fullest extent, but this time in a green way. (own trend)

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Capacity Capture

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Why would you throw something that might still be useful? That is the question around Capacity Capture. Capacity Capture is a trend based on the principle of finding more efficient and eco-friendly ways to process our resources to find a good balance between all the products we throw away and the products we actually reuse. From food to oil, from oil to energy, everything has to be used to its fullest extent. (Trendwatching, 2016)

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The Bug-Eating Kit

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Kobayashi Wataru

February 2017

BUGBUG utensils are specifically created for consuming bugs. Since the world’s population keeps on growing and meat not an option is for the future, we’ll soon have to switch to eating bugs. designer Kobayashi Wataru has therefore created these tools that can be used to eat various types of bugs, from ants to grasshoppers.

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