My foray into waste began in 1998 as a classroom exercise for my students where we were looking at types of problems and ways to approach them . The first exercise to design a better garbage bin became an exercise to portray the whole system. Two months later I agreed to do a pilot project,…… Continue reading Waste


An architecture magazine – interesting articles on waste here.

Recycling Bins From Around the World

Click on link to go to slide show: Recycling Bins From Around the World : TreeHuggerThe photographer of these recycling containers in Portugal notes: “Most Portuguese don’t use recycle bins. On one hand, there aren’t many across the country. On the other hand, people don’t understand the need.” Sounds like it’s an issue of not…… Continue reading Recycling Bins From Around the World