Shells, feathers, volcanic ash: How exciting materials are powering sustainable design


Shells, feathers, volcanic ash: How exciting materials are powering sustainable design

Now in its 58th year, Salone del Mobile, also known as Milan Design Week, is still the place to find the most innovative materials shaping the future of the industry. This year, many compelling material experiments emphasized environmental sustainability, including inventive uses for natural materials like feathers and volcanic ash and various new takes on recycled plastic.