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  • Dutch designer creates leather alternative from palm leaves

    Mercredi, 05 décembre 2018 14:30:12 De: Inhabitat Green design & innovation for a better world

    The leather industry has taken a beating from conscientious consumers for decades, and for a variety of reasons. Firstly, the chemicals used in leather processing are toxic to humans and the environment. Animal advocates are also vocal about protecting the animals used to produce leather. So opponents of leather are always seeking alternatives. <big>+ ‘Primary Source Name’</big> One Dutch designer, Tjeerd Veenhoven, is doing his part by developing leather look-alike rugs...