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No more plastic

Recently we saw this enormous whale made of five tons of plastic waste swimming in the ocean. With this project, originally made for the Bruges Triënnale but now on display in Utrecht, Architecture and design firm StudioKCA calls attention to the 150 million tons of plastic still swimming out there endangering and killing marine life. A while ago the Plastic Soup Foundation made us fully aware of this huge problem. When we started Kaplum our initial idea was to only work with recycled materials. Unfortunately this turned out to be too difficult, because using recycled fabrics and recycled wood meant that every single piece had to be tested to be in compliance with the European standards for

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