Abolish summertime/wintertime arrangements?
Following a number of requests from citizens, from the European Parliament, and from certain EU Member States, the Commission has decided to investigate the functioning of the current EU summertime arrangements and to assess whether or not they should be changed. In this context, the Commission is interested in gathering the views of European […]
Nettles For Textiles
NETTLES FOR TEXTILES from Allan Brown on Vimeo. Allan Brown demonstrates the processes he takes nettle plants through, in order to extract a usable fibre for textiles. A facebook group 'Nettles For Textiles' is available, for those seeking to share knowledge and skills or simply ask questions and get clarification on anything related […]
No flat tires anymore
Flat bike tires are annoying and cause a lot of waste. So what would you say, if there were tires that are unflatable, because they don’t have to be filled with air?! → more info (kickstarter.com – November 2016) UPDATE: Here you can now buy these unflatable tires: tannusamerica.com Tire-Upcycling For […]