Recovered wood & flora, hanging plants, green walls and set-ups are part of biophilic design upcycling, which literally means “that loves the living”. This new trend is emerging with a view to improving the ecosystem as well as people’s health.
Examples of upcycled biophilic design:
- La Fabrique du vivant, Pompidou Center: chairs made from fungi
- Pressed leaves and flowers then converted into sustainable paper
- Materials created from shells
- Compostable materials found in crustaceans, insects and fungi converted into biodegradable and recyclable bioplastics
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