Durable paper tiles

We’ve seen paper used in different interesting material innovations recently.

Now, a Canadian company has released a novel use for recycled paper: hexagonal tiles for use as a wall covering.

The company, Dear Human, in on a continual mission to apply new techniques to materials. Wallpapering is a use for treated, reused paper. The tiles are created by using an air release die. This is a pressured casting machine that is similar to industrial presses for plastic, ceramics and some metals. This fast, hydraulic process compacts shredded paper into a hard, durable board.   [materia]

Plaats een reactie