Used automobiles normally are discarded by the time that used do not want it in their sight anymore. However, Nine Stories Furniture gives the used car parts a different meaning by recycling it and turns it into a geometric and modern table design. This beautiful table from Nine Stories furniture are made from seventy percent reclaimed automotive sheet metal wherein the best sheets are taken from car tops that requires least effort and energy to process. With this product, we will now worry no more of the used cars junked everywhere and used to do some harm to the environment.
It’s a big investment of change for IKEA, when they announced their plan of investing $77 million for their GreenTech energy fund for their goal of producing solar panels, efficiency meters, and energy efficient lightning. IKEA may spend a large amount of money however; the contribution they can bring to the society is priceless. They bring a permanent solution to our nature’s problem in gas emission. Its so overwhelming to hear that mostly of the people today are very much aware of the situation that we are currently experiencing and almost all of us are now cooperating in fighting it. Let us all support projects as what IKEA had.
As far as big-box retailers go, it’s hard to dispute the sphere of influence that IKEA casts over the world market. Striking a golden balance between quality and affordability has allowed the furniture giant to build an extensive network of 270 stores in 35 countries, attracting half a billion customers every year. IKEA’s recent investment is exciting because it stands to mobilize these massive distribution channels towards the proliferation of green technology.
IKEA’s GreenTech fund was established eight months ago and is looking to invest in up to ten startups over the next five years. These investments will focus in five key areas: solar panels, alternative light sources, product materials, energy efficiency, and water saving and purification. IKEA hopes to bring its first wave of green tech products to market within three to four years.
Wooden pallets are normally discarded or tossed off after every shipment, but not if you make the Paletto. Cargo companies use new set of pallets every shipment producing huge number of discarded pallets in landfills.
The work of Santiago Cantera will surely helps you reduce landfills and make the most out of discarded pallets. The Paletto is a sustainable furniture made fro discarded pallet. The production of this one of a kind furniture requires minimal carbon emission and obviously reduces landfills and no more pallets will be on the landfills ever again. You can also opts to put some soft cushion on top of the Paletto, which is made of canvass for comfort.
Source: Santiago Cantera
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