I think this chair should have been called canatonic...This is a bit old, but I am posting it anyway--because there are so many items of junk that need to be recycled, refashioned and renewed. I think that this approach is fun and surprisingly aesthetically pleasing. By Amir Zinaburg, this great idea deserves further exploration and production. Waste as a raw material, well this guy was touting the Cradle to Cradle philosophy...although not fully realized, way before the book was written. Love it!