20 Apr '15, 12pm

Brilliant Xylinum Cones are made from an organically grown microorganisms

The Cones are produced through a hands-on process of growing a specific kind of bacteria over the course of three weeks. Within this period, each cellulose cone ripens in a suspended mould and is shaped in a similar way to roof tiles or clapboards. Different material properties can be added through chemical processes to alter the end result, making the final material versatile and applicable in a wide range of product designs. The material is characterized by high purity, strength, mold-ability, and increased

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