The Kind Lab creates greener toothpaste that doesn’t come in a tube

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A tube of toothpaste is not the easiest thing to recycle. But what if you didn’t have to worry about recycling them at all? The Kind Lab, a company based out of Los Angeles, has officially come out with a toothpaste that doesn’t need a tube. The company calls it product Bite Toothpaste Bits, and it could revolutionize the way we brush our teeth.

The King Lab, a company started by Lindsay McCormick, hand makes the toothpaste bites out of natural ingredients. These plant-based components have… View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building



A Seattle midcentury home is restored to its original brilliance with a modern twist

When a young family reached out to Seattle-based design studio SHED Architecture & Design and interior designer Jennie Gruss for a redesign of their 1957 midcentury home in the city, the designers responded with a restoration that also integrated new modern details. Named the Hillside Midcentury, the home saw an interior remodel that leaned heavily on a mix of natural timber and brick to create a homey atmosphere. Contemporary furnishings, clean lines and an abundance of glazing help give the… View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building