05 May '11, 10am

Have you ever seen a wooden #bicycle ? @Petzdelux highlights a beautiful bike and other wood designs from Spain.

Have you ever seen a wooden #bicycle ? @Petzdelux highlights a beautiful bike and other wood designs from Spain.

is a furniture and lighting design company situated in the rural Parc Belloch in Catalonia. Since trees have now become an important element in cities, next to street furniture, the company runs a beautiful nursery of over 70 species of trees, each with a microchip implanted in its core to record growth. All their trees are grown in Air Pots (see image above). Santa&Cole are known to be contributing to a sustainable environment and their way of linking between urban environments and nature. The trees aim to provide shelter and seasonal variation as well as an organic note to our ever-expanding cities.

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WebEcoist: Stylish, but Sustainable? Synthetic Super-Sized Wood Trees

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webecoist.com 01 May '11, 5pm

Stylish, but Sustainable? Synthetic Super-Sized Wood Trees By Delana in Art & Design , Geography & Travel , News & Politic...

Reading - Indonesia signs agreement with EU to end the sale of illegally logged wood (@Mongabay)

Reading - Indonesia signs agreement with EU to ...

news.mongabay.com 04 May '11, 11pm

Indonesia and the EU reach agreement on illegal wood trade (04/17/2011) A new agreement will work to keep illegal wood fro...

Are Your Wood Products Really Certified?

Are Your Wood Products Really Certified?

wri.org 04 May '11, 8pm

Check the certificate of the supply. What, specifically, is being claimed as certified? You can do this by checking the FS...

Wood Design from Spain: Fab Lab Houses, Wooden Islands and Spanish Guitars - Part 2 (Photos)

Wood Design from Spain: Fab Lab Houses, Wooden ...

treehugger.com 12 May '11, 11am

have been handcrafted in Casasimarro, a small town in the centre of Spain, since the 18th century. Vicente Carrillo was bo...