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Designer Spotlight: Cohda's Roughly Drawn Chair

Article: Designer Spotlight: Cohda's Roughly Drawn Chair

Take leftover high-density polyethylene plastic (HDPE — that’s #2 plastic) like milk jugs and detergent bottles, give them to UK-based design team Cohda [www.cohda.com], and watch some pretty magical stuff occur. They run it through an industrial-looking “recycling” machine that they made themselves, and, in a Willy Wonka-esque transition, turn the plastic waste into perfectly…

Designer Spotlight: Josh Jakus

Article: Designer Spotlight: Josh Jakus

Anyone who’s taken a good look at TreeHugger over the past couple of weeks is likely to have seen one or more of our series of posts [www.treehugger.com] about HauteGREEN [www.hautegreen.com], a sustainable design exhibition that’s part of New York City’s Design Week. Mixed among the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF [www.icff.com]) and other yearly…