A zero waste wood



2019- current


wood waste, casein glue

Project Partner
Fraunhofer-Institut for Wood Research

Wilhelm-Klauditz-Institut WKI



Fraunhofer Residency Winner 2020

Fraunhofer Wissenschaft/Kunst/Design

Eco Design Award (Finalist) 2019

Superwood is a new material made of wood combined with lactic acid. The basis for this is historical glue made of casein, which is mixed with the wood fiber and pressed into a plate. The results are delicately marbled surfaces, which are characterized by a matt material aesthetics and extraordinary stability. By using lactic acid as glue, the material is entirely made of natural components and thus recyclable.


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