With the rise of urban dwellers comes the rise of urban waste. And, although the hidden life of garbage is still ignored by many, there is no way of escaping one of modern societies most pressing issues: unsustainable waste management.
Could our rubbish be refabricated to become the fundamental building block of our future cities? This is the latest radical idea being suggested on the BBC’s Building Tomorrow series by Terreform ONE architect Mitchell Joachim. Read Joachim’s complete article on the BBC here: http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20130524-creating-our-cities-from-waste/allhttp://www.bbc.com/future/story/20130524-creating-our-cities-from-waste/all
Via Sean Grainger