Firm turns shipping pallets into transitional homes for refugees | SmartPlanet

Every year over 21 million shipping pallets end up in a landfill. Used worldwide to ship goods of all kinds in mass quantities, a Brooklyn-based design firm looked past the intended use of a pallet and saw a versatile, recyclable, sustainable and inexpensive building material that could be used to address another issue: improving housing quality for refugees.

via Firm turns shipping pallets into transitional homes for refugees | SmartPlanet.

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