Cradle to Cradle

Description

A book entitled 'Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the way we make things'. Written by William McDonough and Michael Braongart, designed by Janine James, published in 2002 by North Point Press. This description of the materials used in its production is taken from the book itself: '...it is made of plastics...polymers that are infinitely recyclable at the sme level of quality - that have been designed with their future life foremost in mind...The inks are nontoxic and can be washed off the polymer with a simple and safe chemical process or an extreemely hot water bath, from either of which they can be recovered and reused. The cover is made from a heavier grade of the same polymer as the rest of the book, and the glues are made of compatible ingredients...the entire book can be reclaimed by the publishing industry in a simple one-step recycling process.
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Inscriptions

printed: "Cradle to Cradle. Remaking the way we make things. "

Object number

AIBDC : 007186

Date

2002

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Dimensions
Width
128mm
Height
204mm
Depth
18mm

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