Emeco, an American chair manufacturer, collaborated with French designer Philippe Starck to develop the Broom chair, presented during the 2012 Milan Furniture Fair. The project introduces a completely new composite material, obtained by combining regenerated polypropylene and discarded wood fiber to create a compound that has a triple environmental impact: less energy, less waste and less carbon - conservation of natural resources and reduction of greenhouse gas emissions.
During the Salone del Mobile 2012 the project "HOME SWEET HOME"At the event"NIL28 streets”Sunday 22 April.
HOME SWEET HOME is a project that wants to give new life to all those objects that are normally abandoned and piled on the sidewalk waiting to be disposed of.
Dave Hakkens sent us his latest concept, which is also a tutorial, on how to reuse the materials resulting from the demolition of old buildings, or part of them, to create a new floor.