But what about the chemicals given off by degrading plastics in the sea? Can anyone report on this aspect of this idea, that appears to be overlooked?

A floating self-sustaining single-family house that is constructed from waste material.

WHIM architecture wants to further design and develop this with a prototype. WHIM architecture produces a modern, whimsical, sculptural architecture within its wider context. WHIM architecture is an international architecture firm, set up in Rotterdam (NL) by Ramon Knoester in 2004. The work is a combination of design and research. Where society changes, architecture should adapt. Much time is invested in researching this manifesto on how society changes and on how to react on it by architecture. And also, on the way in which this adapting architecture can feedback into the society that created it. WHIM architecture is a collaborative practice working together with engineering and construction offices, with financial experts and with foreign architects to achieve the best quality in our buildings as in our research. For Recycled Island we are working with several advisors/consultants including CODA; a…

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