Katy brought a fresh perspective to waste formica covered MDF at the Pacific Climate Change Conference, held at Te Papa in April, with a presentation of functional artwork utilising this overlooked material. On presenting the work established by Economate, through it’s providers of waste and users at Onslow College, the audience were impressed by the originality and pure common sense of the initiative.
Audience members included the Governor General of Papua New Guinea and representatives of councils, NFPs, industry and education reps and politicians. Well received, Economate is growing reputation as a real solution to a difficult to process waste material.
Event details here http://www.confer.co.nz/pcc2018/