Gallery: New York International Gift Fair Showcases Hot Sustainable Des...

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Colors Tokyo operated by MSY Inc. featured a collection of Earth Blocks that combine biomass resources with 60% green tea chaff, wood scraps or coffee bean chaff, with each set featuring a unique natural scent that reflects the block's composition. They come in a variety of sizes, the smallest of which provides a natural alternative to the Lego and the largest which could serve as table legs.

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