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Make do: Designing with what’s already there

Making do is about using what we already have. It is about considering the existing as a valuable resource, not as unsatisfactory or constraining. Each existing situation is an opportunity consisting of elements, qualities, and capacities…

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On the site for a holiday house in Cap Ferret in southwest France was a sand dune with …

On the site for a holiday house in Cap Ferret in southwest France was a sand dune with almost fifty pine trees.

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“40 billion tonnes” challenge at Ethical Corporation’s Business Week – Magali Anderson

Explaining how LafargeHolcim is leading the way in low carbon and circular construction and is already recovering a …

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