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reTHINK / reDESIGN / reCYCLE
Posted By NK On October 28, 2005 @ 2:31 pm In Green Design Competitions,New York City,Uncategorized | 1 Comment
Striving to redefine the concept of urban recycling, The City of Chicago’s Green Initiatives Committee put together a juried competition with the Chicago AIA Young Architects Forum to develop a new receptacle system that would address problems with the city’s current approach. (See Jill’s earlier post  announcing the call for entries.) Participants examined all aspects of recycling- from behavioral patterns, to collection, to operational costs- to design a comprehensive container to be used throughout Chicago, expanding the city’s ideas about reuse and advancing sustainable practice.
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URL to article: http://inhabitat.com/rethink-redesign-recycle-2/
URLs in this post:
 earlier post: http://www.inhabitat.com/entry_162.php
 www.aiachicago.org/redesign: http://www.aiachicago.org/redesign/
 archrecord2: http://archrecord.construction.com/archrecord2/work/0510/recycle.asp
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