INTERVIEW: Inhabitat Chats with Recycled Wood Designers Scrapile

August 10, 2011 by  
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I have been enamored with environmentally conscious furniture company Scrapile ever since I came across their line of recycled wood furniture during New York Design week years ago. Brooklyn-based designers Carlos Salgado and Bart Bettencourt have created a beautiful, cutting-edge line of furniture by collecting wood scraps from various lumber mills and recycling those scraps (which would otherwise be headed for landfill) into their stunning minimalist pieces. At this point, the Scrapile line includes tables, benches, stool, shelving, crates and lamps, all made out of their signature striated material. I had a chance to sit down with the up-and-coming design duo at their shop in Williamsburg to learn how it all began. Read the rest of INTERVIEW: Inhabitat Chats with Recycled Wood Designers Scrapile Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “green furniture” , bart bettencourt , Carlos Salgado , eco design , eco furniture , green design , new york design week , Recycled Materials , Recycled wood furniture , scrap pile , Scrapile

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INTERVIEW: Inhabitat Chats with Recycled Wood Designers Scrapile

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