Adidas unveils new sneaker prototype made from reclaimed ocean trash

July 5, 2015 by  
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Adidas has partnered up with Parley for the Oceans to create the world’s first sneaker made from reclaimed ocean trash . The prototype design was unveiled at United Nations Headquarters on 1 July 2015, and features sneaker uppers made from yarns and fibers fabricated from reclaimed ocean waste and abandoned deep-sea gillnets. Adidas says, “The concept shoe illustrates the direction adidas and Parley for the Oceans are taking, ahead of consumer-ready ocean plastic products being revealed later this year.” READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Adidas , adidas make sneakers out of ocean trash , drift nets , ecouterre , gillnets , ocean cleanup , ocean trash , Parley for the Oceans , plastics in the ocean , Recycled Materials , Recycled Plastic , sneakers

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Ergonomically-Correct ‘Wellbeing Toilet’ Helps You Poop the Right Way

July 5, 2015 by  
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The toilet , ubiquitous as it is, hasn’t changed much in design or function since indoor plumbing became a thing. In honor of World Toilet Day , plumbing and drain specialists Dyno-Rod decided to change that by holding a competition to create the next-generation loo prototype. The winning design is the Wellbeing Toilet – the world’s first ergonomically-correct loo. Designed by three Central Saint Martin’s (CSM) graduates, this toilet could actually reduce the risk of intestinal cancer and haemorrhoids. Read the rest of Ergonomically-Correct ‘Wellbeing Toilet’ Helps You Poop the Right Way Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Central Saint Martins , design competitions , Dyno-Rod , eco-friendly toilets , ergonomic design , ergonomically-correct toilet , going to the bathroom , Health , how to go to the bathroom , how to poop , toilet design , toilet that helps you poop the right way , Wellbeing toilet , world toilet day , zero-waste toilets

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