Eco Ware

Side view of a table set showing all three pieves. Top view of a table set showing all three pieves. Side view of a table set showing the plates. Side view of a table set showing the bowls. Side view of a table set showing the bowls. Side view of a table set showing the bowls. Side view of a table set showing the beakers. Side view of a table set showing the beakers. Side view of a table set showing the beakers Top view of a table set showing the packaging.
Side view of a table set showing all three pieves. Top view of a table set showing all three pieves. Side view of a table set showing the plates. Side view of a table set showing the bowls. Side view of a table set showing the bowls. Side view of a table set showing the bowls. Side view of a table set showing the beakers. Side view of a table set showing the beakers. Side view of a table set showing the beakers Top view of a table set showing the packaging.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 005583
Country
Date
2007

Description

A boxed biodegradable table set comprising four plates, four bowls and four beakers. The design of each incorporates five fins radiating out from the centre of its under surface. The set is made from powdered bamboo fibre mixed with a water-soluble resin, compressed at a high temperature, and formed to shape. The cardboard box has text explaining the philosophy underpinning the product. The intention is that at the end of its useful life it can be composted. The set was first made in 2005, this example dates from 2007.
Designers & Manufacturers
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Inscriptions

moulded: "Tom Dixon" (centre bottom)
Material Note
plastic water soluble polymer
bamboo 85%
biopolymer
Colour Note
speckled