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by sarah • June 7

IDEO has launched their semi-annual design review, Designs On—. This issue focuses on packaging, and past topics have included birth, global warming, and time. While the work is theoretical, it is free to explore the topics that concern us most with simple, clever, and thought provoking solutions— design at its most "human". The chopsticks packaging design featured above, was developed by Gregory Perez and Guoning Hu as a reminder of the environmental effects of the 45 billion pairs of disposable chopsticks consumed in China every year.