In China More Than 30 Million People Live in Eco-Friendly Caves

China's FIRST McDonald's
China’s FIRST McDonald’s (Photo credit: flickr.Marcus)

In China More Than 30 Million People Live in Eco-Friendly Caves | Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building

Andrew Michler INHABITAT INTERVIEW: Green Architect & Cradle to Cradle Founder William McDonough INHABITAT: What inspired you to write ‘Cradle to Cradle‘ (the book) and launch the Cradle to Cradle system? William McDonough: From an early age, I was fascinated by differing attitudes towards resources. Growing up in Japan and Hong Kong, I was given my first look at complete material cycles, where waste becomes food, and resources […] READ MORE >,

In China, call­ing some­one a cave­man shouldn’t be taken as an insult – in fact, Mao Zedong lived in a cave before becom­ing the coun­try’s leader. Today, many Chi­nese peo­ple still live in caves. And we aren’t talk­ing about just one or two…