More stories about Recycling

  • TORLYS Leather Flooring Debuts

    This innovative floating floor from TORLYS is made from 65 percent postindustrial leather scraps.

  • ECO Supply Center Introduces Composite Cork

    Suberra 100 percent recycled cork surfacing can be used as a countertop or work surface.

  • Paper-Based Countertop Features Recycled Cardboard

  • flooring industry puts recycled materials to work

    A new generation of products are featured at SURFACES 2010.

  • waste watchers

    Levitt Goodman Architects: Baleboard plastic lumber is manufactured from 100 percent recycled industrial waste, making it less vulnerable to the elements than real wood.

  • rock solid

    Roxul ComfortBatt, a stone wool exterior wall insulation made from basalt rock and recycled slag, is now available in the U.S. market.

  • decades of domestic space

    In the course of his work, renovation contractor and emerging artist Reece Terris of Vancouver, B.C.-based Terris Lightfoot Contracting removes and dumps tons of building materials. Some of the fixtures and fittings removed from his residential renovation projects are in good condition and...

  • the lady revived

    The Victorian terrace house is a common typology in Melbourne, Australia.

  • something old, something new

    Architect Griz Dwight, AIA, was doing an adaptive reuse project in the Washington, D.C., area when he came upon a brick wall that had been covered over with a thick layer of plaster.

  • Recycled Glass Surfacing Changes Color