The challenges
we must solve

We believe in sharing knowledge.
The world is full of challenges, that
we must solve as soon as possible.

Here we will share what we are concerned with in our practice, so that you may better understand what we’re working with and why.

Repurposing is at the core of all of our products

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Of the 5.8 million tonnes of textiles that EU consumers discard every year, only a quarter is recycled. According to Friends of the Earth Europe, the remaining 4.3 million tonnes are dumped. That’s equivalent to 60 garbage truckloads of clothes being burned or buried in landfill every minute.

We want to rethink the way you think

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The single largest consumer of raw material

The construction industry is the single largest global consumer of resources and raw materials. It consumes about 50% of global steel production and, each year, 3 billion tonnes of raw materials are used to manufacture building products worldwide. Read the paper from the OECD here.

a:gain is devoted in converting waste to building components

Even more so the construction and demolition industries hold a lion’s share in the generation of waste.

In the EU, construction and demolition alone contributed to 35.7% of the total waste generated in 2018. Read the paper from Eurostat here.

Efficient use and repurposing of raw materials

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Global floor area is expected to double by 2060

According to the United Nations, jumping from 235 billion square meters floor space in 2016, to 465bn square meters in 2060. Read the article from Ramboll here