Two-thirds of the world's population has a smartphone. And moments without rrrrrrrings, pings, pushes and likes are rare. Almost a luxury you could say.
BLOCK aims to help people find more balance between their analogue and digital lives by functioning as a break from the connected society. The BLOCK design-team, consisting of Ernst Koning & Fabian Sapthu, thinks this is part of the emerging disconnect-trend and strongly feel that disconnect will become the new luxury.
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Misc Store supports
climate change solutions
& plants a tree for every order
Importing from countries as far as Japan & shipping worldwide has more of an impact than we would like.
That is why we plant a tree for every order + we plant an additional 2 trees each day.
Furthermore, we offset the individual carbon footprint of our staff, including travel per individual under 8,000 km by car or 2 short-haul return flights annually, by funding climate change solutions through Ecologi.
Investing in projects focused on carbon avoidance is not the same as simply buying carbon offset certificates, that is why we have chosen to work with Ecologi.
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Climate projects supported by Misc Store
Using waste biomass to produce electricity in Chile
Small scale onshore wind in India
Protecting lowland peat forest in Indonesia
Producing electricity from solar energy in Vietnam
Protecting and restoring forests in Papua New Guinea