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At solar* we don’t just recicle, we up-cycle, turning everyday objects and throw-aways into new products more usefull and of better quality, and in doing so economising energy.
Our English founder Tom Green has been doing this since he was 9 years old and before launching the Brazilian trade mark solar* in 1999 had a sucessfull up-cycling career in London.
here is a rare film of his old school in scotland:
His 90´s London flat was completely made from raw material scavenged from demolishion sites, Portobelo Road and French depot vantes . The Independente on Sunday even did an article in the decoration supplement.