HBL Analysis: Sustainable design for kids

Thursday, 15 September 2011

Table Manners Set by FunFam

With the world’s population using natural resources faster than they can be replenished, the need for sustainable products has never been more urgent or more commercial. Kids' product designers are tackling this issue by using sustainable materials and increasing the longevity of their products, as well as taking care with packaging and distribution.

Interlocking Tree Table and Stools by April Hannah
Sustainable materials used for products aimed at the children’s market include bamboo, cork, FSC-certified woods, hemp, coir, recycled cardboard and recycled rubber.

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