[Via Fast Company]
Behind every classic of design lies some innovation in materials or manufacturing. Material Connexion unveiled its inaugural MEDIUM awards, for the best materials of the year. The grand-prize winner and the 11 honorable mentions (including the Arkema’s Pebax Renew, show above, the first plant-based alternative comprised of 95% plant-based materials) were on display at the Material Connexion showroom in New York this past Jan-Feb. Fast Company took a look at of a few of those note-worthy innovations.
I know this is a few months old, but it’s still worth a look if you haven’t already seen it.