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Positive planned obsolescence

I first heard of design obsolescence in “Design and Technology” class at school in the late 1980s. It is a concept that has stuck in my mind since – design products that are planned to fail after a certain time. It stuck in my mind because at the age of 16 I couldn’t understand the […]

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Please dont buy this – Patagonia’s awesome initiative

Furthering my Bag It blog, not only do we have a throw a bag away culture but also a disposable attitude to products we buy. We are entering a economic and resource constrained future and in the US 750kg per person of ‘waste’ is thrown away every year. Thats not only a lot of resources […]

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