by YLEM | India
Handmade from Eggshells & Seaweed
Size | L ~ 800g ~ 27(w) x 23(h) cm
Quite fittingly named, Cir(Ca) is the very first body of work composed of calcareous food waste and a seaweed biobinder providing the ethical backdrop for your jewellery, suggesting uniqueness and style like no else.
The three, differently shaped and sized trays available and sold individually allowing you to choose and combine your most-liked version of the trays.
Global egg consumption peaks at about 1200 billion units/year and despite being a pure source of Calcium Carbonate eggshells are almost always treated and discarded as waste. The range addresses the potential of the material and has designed these objects explicitly with end-of-life in mind. In addition to being long-lasting, once their purpose is complete, Cir(Ca) products can be crushed and disposed off in the compost, adding protein and nourishment to the soil thus completing their cradle to cradle non-polluting cycle.
How to recycle: In addition to being long lasting, once their purpose is complete, Cir(Ca) products can be crushed and disposed off in the compost, adding protein and nourishment to the soil.