28 Dec '15, 10pm

BEST OF 2015: Rotterdam students turn produce waste into faux leather bags

Every day, Rotterdam's market vendors discard more than 7,700 pounds of overripe or cosmetically unattractive produce. Inspired by a technique that chefs use to create a candy-like "leather," A group of undergraduates from Willem de Kooning Academie developed their own hide-like material, one that not only has a host of potential applications, but also promotes awareness of the food we throw away.

Full article: http://www.ecouterre.com/top-7-bizarre-eco-fashion-storie...

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