Dec , Inhabitat reports that the eco friendly abodes are designed to exist under a layer of soil and turf and can even produce food if you re ambitious enough to garden Each home is composed of prefabricated vaulted panels manufactured with composite laminate materials, confined by walls in reinforced soil.
Jan , reports that EcoDomum, founded by Carlos Daniel González, is building eco friendly, durable, and affordable housing from recycled plastic It is doing this by collecting plastic, melting it down, and shaping it into large panels which are used as walls and roofs to construct insulated houses.
Sep , A structural insulated panel having a core of expanded polystyrene sandwiched between, and bonded to, two facings EPS can be, and is being, recycled and the EPS industry is also leading the way in terms of developing a range of waste management solutions to ensure maximum recovery of
Mar , Bloom Ceiling Lamp is available in clear plastic or shades of green and lavender Kartell modern furniture, lighting, and home decor pieces are on sale now, through March thfeaturing a reduction on Kartell s signature light and airy designs, each a technological marvel of plastic composites.
Sep , The separated cavities are loaded with product and sealed with one or more layers of puncturable or tearable sheet material, such as aluminum foil The blister card or strip contains a plastic rivet assembly that forms an interference mechanism The rivet is trapped by an internally formed panel and stopped
Mar , Recent changes in environmental regulations governing the use of chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) blowing agents employed in the manufacture of composite insulating panels incorporating rigid polyurethane (PUR) or polyisocyanurate (PIR) foams have necessitated the use of more environmentally friendly
Sep , Individual layers of core material are built up to produce a rectilinear core having a very small internal wall thickness and numerable hollow areas, thus creating a core having a highly porous surface The highly engineered porous core is then encapsulated in a plastic, aluminum or composite
Jun , Natural fiber reinforced polymer composites, or biocomposites, have emerged in the past decade as an environmentally friendly and cost effective option Hybrid cellular biocomposites can be used for beam and panel (i.e plate, or shell) components for multiple use (e.g building walls, floors and roofs,
Sep , An eco salon is a salon that is taking the steps to be more organic and environmentally friendly Vaughn has a portable solar panel across the balcony which harnesses power from the sun to power her salon Vaughn said hair breaks down composites that go back into the atmosphere of the earth.