high density polyethylene

Designer Spotlight: Cohda's Roughly Drawn Chair

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…