14 Oct '15, 9pm

#Luiis_3x ] Help make FRED the world’s first 100% sustainable lamp: Are you looking for a tr... [ #Luispokel ]

Are you looking for a truly sustainable cradle-to-cradle lamp? Design duo Van Tjalle en Jasper wants to make you one but they need your help. The designers recently launched FRED —Fully Recyclable Ecological Design—a green lighting fixture on Kickstarter that will become greener and greener as the crowdfunding campaign meets its stretch-goals. The aim is to make FRED 100% recyclable and biodegradable, from the wiring to the packaging, and use zero formaldehyde, chemicals, petroleum, or toxic additives in the process.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/help-make-fred-the-worlds-first-100-...

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inhabitat.com 14 Oct '15, 1pm

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inhabitat.com 16 Oct '15, 2pm

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inhabitat.com 16 Oct '15, 5pm

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