Compostable toilet using mushrooms tackles sanitation at refugee camps
Joe Dahmen, a professor at UBC’s school of architecture and landscape architecture was interviewed on Bloomberg about his team’s research into designing an eco-toilet that can help sanitation issues at […]
Nov 16, 2018
Mushrooms hold potential for sustainable building materials
We slice them on pizza, toss them in salad and sauté them in stirfry. But have you ever thought about using mushrooms as furniture? According to the work of a team of researchers, the humble fungus is ready to leave the kitchen and take up a role as a building material.
Apr 19, 2016