Cradle 2 Cradle Spinach Concept Home
By: Going Like Sixty -
Published: Feb 8, 2008
Updated: Jul 6 2011
• References: cradletocradlehome
Stop the presses, they have found a good use for Spinach other than for torturing young children. Get this house design that uses Spinach for much of the exterior surface. It was conceptualized by Cradle 2 Cradle and uses filtered storm water to grown the spinach. The house can generate twice the voltage than ordinary solar cells. Why spinach? It's protein causes the plant to follow the sun.
Implications - Products that contain a green element are appealing to those who want to stay environmentally friendly. Consumers are looking for ways to connect to nature without sacrificing anything from their daily lives. Coming out with more everyday items that feature an eco-conscious element could help a company grow its brand.