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‘We have been terrible designers,’ say the creatives tackling the waste crisis
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‘We have been terrible designers,’ say the creatives tackling the waste crisis London Fashion Week 2020 - Copyright AP Photo By Richard van der Laken • Updated: 01/03/2021 Richard van der Laken is a graphic designer and co-founder of design platform What Design Can Do. Here, he discusses the growing problem of waste in the creative industries and how we should address it. This month, news broke that second-hand shops across the Netherlands were full of goods due to the coronavirus crisis. So full, in fact, that they have stopped accepting donations. Perfectly good coffee machines, kitchen appliances, and furniture will end up in...