ecological water kettle designed for disassembly

When designing eco-friendly products, we have to question existing practices and ask what is really necesarry. A standard water kettle is made of 22 parts from 9 different materials:

Embodiment Design

Reducing the amount of parts and the material mix

How can I reduce that? The exciting combination of eco-friendly, isolating materials with a waisted shape, makes an extra handle and opening mechanism redundant.

vest eco design kettle

Because of its constructional simplicity, the kettle is very easy to disassemble at the end of life. To achieve this, An QR-code in the inside gives information about the materials used, replacement parts, repairing tips and info on recycling.

Embodiment Design, Eco Design