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How I disassemble a pallet without a sawsall- tutorial to take apart a pallet

<b>2.2K</b> Flares <b>2.2K</b> Flares ×<p><i>This post contains sponsored or affiliate links which help support Lemon Thistle. As always, I’ll only recommend things I</i> …

DIY Planter Box From Pallets

We love plants and we love pallets so this great DIY project was right up our alley. It’s simple, it isn’t very time-consuming and it’s also really …

Woodworking

43 pallet ideas that you can directly copy

Throughout the world—and particularly Hong Kong—there is a growing awareness of the environment and the need to protect it for future generations. …

Cheap Flights To Cuba and Costa Rica, Camping In Style And A Billion Miles

Here’s what I’m reading about in the world of miles and points:<p><b>Cheap Flights of the Day:</b><p><b>Under $500 to fly to Europe</b>, again! <b>$200 fares to Costa Rica</b> …

Costa Rica

Starbucks cups aren't recyclable. Here's the solution

Love coffee but care about the environment?<p>Then you may have a dilemma. An estimated 60 billion paper cups in the U.S. end up in landfills every year because they can't be recycled easily. That includes cups sold by all major coffee chains. But Starbucks, the market leader, may have found a …

'Greener' plastic recycling uses no water and only half the energy

Mexican startup Ak Inovex has developed a new method of recycling plastic that does away with water and only consumes half the energy of previous …

Buna: mobiliario exterior a base de neumático reciclado

<b>Visión</b> <br>Ser un líder en diseño de productos sostenibles enfocados en el horizonte de crear proyectos de mediana y gran escala llevándolos a escala …

700 Marine Species Might Go Extinct Because of Plastic Pollution. Here Are 5 Ways You Can Help! - One Green Planet

Plastic. It’s everywhere.<p>From food packaging to fabrics and face wash, this modern “miracle” invention can be found in some shape or form in nearly …

Pollution

Heineken’s Lost Plan To Build Houses Out Of Beer Bottles

In the 1960s, Heineken proposed a novel idea: rectangular “World” beer bottles that could double as bricks for affordable housing. And it’s not nearly as crazy as it sounds.<p>Here’s a design anecdote that is sure to light up your next cocktail party. While Miller, Bud, Coors, and even Heineken are …

ReWrap: Biodegradable Designer Bags Made From Coconuts

IKEA is launching a whole range of "no waste" products made from recycled materials

IKEA wants to make sustainable living accessible for the masses, and they just announced a new line of “no waste” products that will make your wallet …

Furniture

Australia is drowning in plastic bags

When you do the maths on Australia’s plastic bag problem the statistics are jaw dropping.<p>Australians use about four billion lightweight supermarket …

Garbage in, energy out: creating biofuel from plastic waste

At first glance, the polystyrene container buried amid the beach detritus was unremarkable. Closer inspection however yielded something jarring about this discarded filet-o-fish box. Discovered by locals cleaning up in the wake of a storm last month on a South Australian beach, the …

Pollution

Biodegradable Coffee Cups Embedded With Seeds Grow Into Trees When Thrown Away - Off-Grid

I Can't Help Showing This Off<p>If you haven't heard of Claude Davis yet do yourself a huge favor and watch this video. He's going to be the talk of …

Emirates Upcycles a Giant Advertisement Into Shopping Bags

It’s been a while since we’ve seen some upcycling in the air, since Air France did something similar with their old advertising posters, and Virgin …

Rainmaker Plant Watering Cloud Turns Bottles into Watering Cans

Your music and photos aren’t the only thing that can take advantage of the “cloud” these days. With the Rainmaker Plant Watering Cloud, you can …

Leuven Beer Packaging by Wonchan Lee

Inspired by an ice bag, <b>Leuven Beer Packaging</b> takes a whole new direction in order to have our beer highly portable and unbreakable. It takes …

Quercus – Desk Lamp Design by Max Ashford

Quercus, a stylish desk lamp design concept by Max Ashford for young professionals.<p>Max Ashford, a young product design student from the Falmouth …

Why A Man Who Hates Plastic Water Bottles Is Making Plastic Water Bottles

Donald Thomson’s water bottle solution? Throw them on the roof.<p>Donald Thomson, a 56-year-old, Canadian-born builder, entrepreneur, and self-taught designer, launched ‘A’Gua-brand water bottles in Costa Rica earlier this year. But he sees no contradiction in his current endeavor: converting …

Clever Portable Desks Meant To Increase Comfort And Flexibility

Even though an actual regular desk is usually preferred, there are cases when a portable one is a much better choice. For example, let’s say you …

Your New Coffee Cup Fits In Your Pocket

The average coffee-addicted office worker throws out an astounding 500 disposable cups a year. This travel mug could help, because it actually lives up to its name.<p>If you work in an office and you drink coffee, you probably throw out around 500 disposable cups in a year. Across the U.S., over 23 …

Hipster Business Models

We wrote a book! Priceonomics has released our second book, Hipster Business Models.<p>This is a book about people who come up with new ideas and, …

Business Strategy

The Billion Dollar Startup Club - WSJ.com

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Venture Capital

Strategy versus Design Thinking

Underthinking is just as bad as Overthinking<p><i>Kingshuk Das</i><p><i>Reprinted from the Fall 2014 edition of Rotman Management Magazine,<br>published by the</i> …

Management

100 iconos en vectores gratis para descargar

Autor: un comentario<p>Inicio » Diseño » 100 iconos en vectores gratis para descargar<p>Un paquete con 100 <b>iconos en vectores</b> listos para descargar gratis. …

The mysterious origins of punctuation

Commas, semicolons and question marks are so commonplace it seems as if they were always there – but that’s not the case. Keith Houston explains their history.<p>As readers and writers, we’re intimately familiar with the dots, strokes and dashes that punctuate the written word. The comma, colon, …

Language

10 travel apps that will make you feel like a local

From sleeping in a local's apartment to getting them to cook you a meal there, these 10 apps will turn you into an insider anywhere you go.

7 Glaciers for Summer Skiing

Just because it's summer, that doesn't mean you have to completely give up your love of skiing or snowboarding. One option is to head to the southern hemisphere. Another option is to ski the glaciers.<p>There are several ski resorts located on glaciers that are open during the late spring, summer and …

Seis trucos para volar en primera clase... sin gastar de más

(Reuters) -<p>Si crees que no puedes darte el lujo de pagar un paseo en un <i>jet</i> privado (con jacuzzi) ni una noche en un lujoso hotel de cinco estrellas, …

Adidas Shoes Made of Ocean Waste

Shoes made from sustainable materials and ocean waste, an innovative footwear concept by adidas and Parley for the Oceans.<p>Adidas collaborated with …

Shoes