Turning Disposable Nespresso Capsules into Batteries Turning Disposable Nespresso Capsules into Batteries
Design

Turning Disposable Nespresso Capsules into Batteries

by Patrick James

November 13, 2010

Human convenience and environmental conservation often find themselves at odds with each other. Consider the volume of garbage in our landfills, and the ease with which we tear through products whose names follow the word "disposable." That's what makes Mischer'Traxler's contribution to Vienna Design Week 2010, which they installed in the window of Nespresso Austria, so interesting.

Via Unconsumption
+
Join the discussion
Recently on GOOD

Maga-
zines need love too!
Buckle up for a fascinating 90-second trip through the history of automotive innovation http://t.co/AOvZoLIXDA http://t.co/BvDeIgwPfr
Turning Disposable Nespresso Capsules into Batteries