We aim to meet the challenges of our times by developing innovative products in which commercial success is integrated with, and promotes, social, ecological and cultural development. We want to achieve this by exploring the application possibilities of biomaterials.
PROGRESS OF GOAL 12 IN 2019
Worldwide material consumption has expanded rapidly, as has material footprint per capita, seriously jeopardizing the achievement of Sustainable Development Goal 12 and the Goals more broadly. Urgent action is needed to ensure that current material needs do not lead to the overextraction of resources or to the degradation of environmental resources, and should include policies that improve resource efficiency, reduce waste and mainstream sustainability practices across all sectors of the economy.
Source: Report of the Secretary-General, Special edition: progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals.
We are designing the future of alternative energy sources, by combining synthetic biology and design.
Our fourth material trial was a test we designed ourseleves. Since mycelyum has become so popular we wanted to test if a fungi like Koji could have similar properties and maybe become a material itself. Because it's so easy to find in Japan, finding a material...
For our third . Tools Cooker/stove/hotplate, Teaspoon, Measuring Cup, Cooking pot, Scale, Thermometer, Stirring spoon, Flat surface Method Step one Mix all of the ingredients together in a pot in the amounts above, and stir until agar and glycerol dissolve in...
Our second test of material was Kombucha fabric. Step one Boil the water, the let cool to below 30° celcius. Add the tea and sugar, and infuse for 5 min. Do not use hot tea in the preparation (above 35 ° C), as it can kill the bacterial culture. Step...
Our first test of material is Red Ochre Tools Cooker/stove/hotplate, Measuring Cup, Cooking pot, Scale, Stirring spoon, Flat surface,
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