Touching the Industrial Cosmos

Touching the Industrial Cosmos

“This evening, working the line in the recycling factory, the sheer grey, mind-blowing monotony propelled me into a dark metaphysical moment that will haunt me for the rest of my life.” Author’s note: I recently discovered on my hard drive some...
GoBrik Beta launched with partner NU LBNI

GoBrik Beta launched with partner NU LBNI

Ani and I arrived in Jakarta this week, and the first thing we did is visit our friends at NU’s LBNI headquarters.  The LBNI division of NU, a Muslim organization with millions of members, had been ecobricking for the last year.  They’ve been...
Our Ecobricking Featured on CNN

Our Ecobricking Featured on CNN

  This week our work transforming plastic pollution into Ecobricks, was featured on CNN Indonesia! The program is in a mix of Indonesian and English and is set at my and Ani Himawati’s house in Ubud, Bali. The report features clips and interviews with...
New Ecobricks.org 3.0 launched

New Ecobricks.org 3.0 launched

Today we lauch our new Ecobricks.org 3.0 site! Plastic, solved!  My team and I have been hard at work for the last few years on a solution to plastic pollution. Our site, a one stop resource for the technique and philosophy behind Ecobricking has been getting better...
Ecobricks Featured on CNN

Ecobricks Featured on CNN

This week, CNN Indonesia’s 6 minute program, Insight, with Dessi Anwar, did a special report of the Ecobrick movement that is sweeping Indonesia.  The special interview was conducted out of the regular CNN studio, at the home of Russell Maier and Ani Himawati,...
Ecobrick App Canadian Fundraiser

Ecobrick App Canadian Fundraiser

Hey Canadian friends, I need some Canadian help. So… After two years of slow and steady development, we’ve had a massive breakthrough with a new plastic social management technology.  We’re poised to release an app that will track and manage...
Why Ecobrick?

Why Ecobrick?

So, this month a video on Ecobricks went viral.  It’s hit almost 200,000 views.  The news site that made the video, unfortunately, made it with all the resources from our site– but didn’t consult us.  Thus, the video contains lots of errors and...