Amazing Natural Packaging: Cork, a Sustainable Classic

October 2, 2012 by  
Filed under Eco, Green

Photo: Background pattern of wine bottles corks via Shutterstock If you are involved in the creative community, you will have noticed the slowly-but-surely growing preponderance of cork as a material used in design. Just in the past few months, my boyfriend bought a cork iPhone case , I was coveting a beautiful cork totebag I saw at Brooklyn Flea , and just a week ago, in consideration of replacing my (very old and crummy) vinyl kitchen flooring from the 80′s, I came across cork as an eco-friendly option. I had seen cork floors used in commercial applications, but hadn’t thought about it before for my own home. Cork is everywhere, and, as I’ve quickly figured out – for good reason! Read the rest of Amazing Natural Packaging: Cork, a Sustainable Classic Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: bags , benefits of cork , cork , cork floors , cork in building , cork in design , cork material. cork textile , cork oak , cork properties , flooring , green packaging , packaging , packaging the future , portugal , sustainable cork , Sustainable Materials , uses for cork , wine

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