23 Dec '14, 4pm

#Luiis_3x ] Margherita is a beautiful and sustainable lamp made from recycled pizza sauce can... [ #Luispokel

Did you know an estimated 15,000 pizza sauce cans are thrown away every day in Turin, Italy? Although that’s good news for pizza lovers, the growing amount of landfill-bound waste is bad for the environment. That’s why Italian design studio Izmade has developed a plan to collect and recycle the metal cans into Margherita , a beautiful and sustainable lamp. Each lamp features a CNC-milled plywood stand that’s bonded together by renewable soybean adhesive. You can help Izmade launch their environmentally conscious and beautiful designs by supporting their

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