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Sustainable bicyle is made from recycled plastic in Brazil
The bicycle is made from recycled plastic. There are no shock absorbers and the bicycle is without weldings. It does not rust and it does not have a paint. Who created this recycled plastic bicycle? Mr. Juan Muzzi, original from Uruguay and now settled in Brazil, came up with the idea. Mr. Muzzi is a graduated in engineering and fine Arts. After his study he found himself more interested in his creative side. Mr. Muzzi found the idea of the circular economy very interesting. This led to the creation of the recycled plastic bicycle and as a result the company; Muzzicycles. How is the recycled plastic bicycle made? The plastic waste is crushed til ir become small grains. Than the grains are heated till they get liquid. An additive is added to give the material more strength. Than the liquid is deposited in a injection machine which – under high pressure – sprays the liquid in a moult. Less than 4 minutes later the frame of the recycle plastic bicycle is ready. Muzzicycles gives a lifetime warranty for it’s bicycles . The bicycle cost around $ 700,00 or € 610,00 The manufactory process of the plastic bicyle The whole process uses more ten 90% less energy than a traditional one and a minimum of water. At this day, Mr. Muzzi used already about 15 tons of plastic and manufactured more than 130.000 bicycles. The bicycle are available in different colours and the ring sizes 24, 27 and 29. Recycle Muzzicycles delivered around the world At the moment the recycle plastic  bicycles get exported to: The Netherlands, Poland and Argentina. This year they will be also available in: Austria, and the United States. Mr. Muzzi earned international award with his recycled bicycles like the Top XXI Brazil Design Award, the Biennial Iberoamericana de Diseno in Spain and later the Sustentar in the category Urban Ecological Mobility. The next step; the rubber chain Mr. Muzzi’s next goal is to develop a rubber chain so users can easily bike on the beach without having trouble with their chain and gear and cog-wheels. Have a nice ride. https://www.whatsorb.com/category/transportation
The bicycle is made from recycled plastic. There are no shock absorbers and the bicycle is without weldings. It does not rust and it does not have a paint. Who created this recycled plastic bicycle? Mr. Juan Muzzi, original from Uruguay and now settled in Brazil, came up with the idea. Mr. Muzzi is a graduated in engineering and fine Arts. After his study he found himself more interested in his creative side. Mr. Muzzi found the idea of the circular economy very interesting. This led to the creation of the recycled plastic bicycle and as a result the company; Muzzicycles. How is the recycled plastic bicycle made? The plastic waste is crushed til ir become small grains. Than the grains are heated till they get liquid. An additive is added to give the material more strength. Than the liquid is deposited in a injection machine which – under high pressure – sprays the liquid in a moult. Less than 4 minutes later the frame of the recycle plastic bicycle is ready. Muzzicycles gives a lifetime warranty for it’s bicycles . The bicycle cost around $ 700,00 or € 610,00 The manufactory process of the plastic bicyle The whole process uses more ten 90% less energy than a traditional one and a minimum of water. At this day, Mr. Muzzi used already about 15 tons of plastic and manufactured more than 130.000 bicycles. The bicycle are available in different colours and the ring sizes 24, 27 and 29. Recycle Muzzicycles delivered around the world At the moment the recycle plastic  bicycles get exported to: The Netherlands, Poland and Argentina. This year they will be also available in: Austria, and the United States. Mr. Muzzi earned international award with his recycled bicycles like the Top XXI Brazil Design Award, the Biennial Iberoamericana de Diseno in Spain and later the Sustentar in the category Urban Ecological Mobility. The next step; the rubber chain Mr. Muzzi’s next goal is to develop a rubber chain so users can easily bike on the beach without having trouble with their chain and gear and cog-wheels. Have a nice ride. https://www.whatsorb.com/category/transportation
Sustainable bicyle is made from recycled plastic in Brazil
Sustainable bicyle is made from recycled plastic in Brazil
The Solar Bike, a mix between a trustworthy two-wheeler and a Tesla
Most people associate true sustainable and green transport with trustworthy methods of getting from A to B: by foot, horse, or the bicycle. In recent years, some innovative means of transport were added to this list - including the electric vehicles of Elon Musk’s Tesla. So, what do you get when you cross the trustworthy two-wheeler with a Tesla? That is the question that Danish engineer Jesper Frausig pondered, before coming up with the Solar Bike: a fully  elektric bike that runs entirely on renewable solar power. Using the power of the sun, it will take its rider wherever he needs to go using the ancient-old allure of the bike - but without the heavy work. Regular bike meets battery power While it is designed to resemble a regular  bicycle as closely as possible, the Solar Bike has specially engineered wheels, fitted with very efficient photovoltaic cells - so solar panels attached to the wheels. The energy that it generates is directly transmitted to the battery when the bike is stationary. Hence, the Solar Bike does not require any additional, long-waiting charging time, as it will automatically start charging when it is parked. Then, while in motion, this stored energy is used to power the motor. And those who worry that it might not suffice, will be surprised to learn that speeds range from 25 km/hour to 50 km/hour. Practically, depending upon the net sunshine, the solar cells might provide sufficient power to have the bike run for anywhere between 2 km and 25 km per day.   A bright future for solar-powered e-bikes No word yet as to the planned release date for the bike. In fact, since the ‘big launch’ of the concept in the summer of 2015, it has been somewhat quiet around Frausig’s team. Not to worry: the basic idea is good and has already been adopted by many other bike manufacturers. This makes it only a matter of time before the first solar-powered bike will hit the market. https://www.whatsorb.com/transportation/the-me-mover-brings-sustainable-transport-and-training-together
Most people associate true sustainable and green transport with trustworthy methods of getting from A to B: by foot, horse, or the bicycle. In recent years, some innovative means of transport were added to this list - including the electric vehicles of Elon Musk’s Tesla. So, what do you get when you cross the trustworthy two-wheeler with a Tesla? That is the question that Danish engineer Jesper Frausig pondered, before coming up with the Solar Bike: a fully  elektric bike that runs entirely on renewable solar power. Using the power of the sun, it will take its rider wherever he needs to go using the ancient-old allure of the bike - but without the heavy work. Regular bike meets battery power While it is designed to resemble a regular  bicycle as closely as possible, the Solar Bike has specially engineered wheels, fitted with very efficient photovoltaic cells - so solar panels attached to the wheels. The energy that it generates is directly transmitted to the battery when the bike is stationary. Hence, the Solar Bike does not require any additional, long-waiting charging time, as it will automatically start charging when it is parked. Then, while in motion, this stored energy is used to power the motor. And those who worry that it might not suffice, will be surprised to learn that speeds range from 25 km/hour to 50 km/hour. Practically, depending upon the net sunshine, the solar cells might provide sufficient power to have the bike run for anywhere between 2 km and 25 km per day.   A bright future for solar-powered e-bikes No word yet as to the planned release date for the bike. In fact, since the ‘big launch’ of the concept in the summer of 2015, it has been somewhat quiet around Frausig’s team. Not to worry: the basic idea is good and has already been adopted by many other bike manufacturers. This makes it only a matter of time before the first solar-powered bike will hit the market. https://www.whatsorb.com/transportation/the-me-mover-brings-sustainable-transport-and-training-together
The Solar Bike, a mix between a trustworthy two-wheeler and a Tesla
The Solar Bike, a mix between a trustworthy two-wheeler and a Tesla
The EBIQ electric bicycle as sustainable city transport
The EBIQ bicycle is a concept bicycle which is used best in cities for short distances. EBIQ is space efficient. All the components of the bicycle which stick out can be folded down. It’s easy to charge with energy from your  solar panels or if you haven’t with energy out of your socket at home. Image by: Tuvie This concept  bicycle is cleaner than cars or motorcycles and therefore producing much less CO2. But it offers more! As a rider you can charge your laptop or smartphone. The EBIQ bicycle offers even a built in screen at the steering which makes it possible to be connected all the time at your stored laptop, thus to give you the latest necessary information. Image by: Tuvie By:  http://www.tuvie.com/the-ebiq-electric-bike-can-charge-personal-electric-gadgets/ https://www.whatsorb.com/solution/transportation/cycling
The EBIQ bicycle is a concept bicycle which is used best in cities for short distances. EBIQ is space efficient. All the components of the bicycle which stick out can be folded down. It’s easy to charge with energy from your  solar panels or if you haven’t with energy out of your socket at home. Image by: Tuvie This concept  bicycle is cleaner than cars or motorcycles and therefore producing much less CO2. But it offers more! As a rider you can charge your laptop or smartphone. The EBIQ bicycle offers even a built in screen at the steering which makes it possible to be connected all the time at your stored laptop, thus to give you the latest necessary information. Image by: Tuvie By:  http://www.tuvie.com/the-ebiq-electric-bike-can-charge-personal-electric-gadgets/ https://www.whatsorb.com/solution/transportation/cycling
The EBIQ electric bicycle as sustainable city transport
The EBIQ electric bicycle as sustainable city transport
Urban Arrow wins Best Urban Bike Award at Eurobike 2018
Smart Urban Mobility frontrunner Urban Arrow has won the Best Urban Bike Award for the Shorty during the EurobikeShow 2018. The jury states: "The perfect cargo bike for delivery services, with the insulated box being suitable for both hot and cold dishes. All in all, the design creates a very sturdy impression." According to the jury the Shorty performs outstanding in the categories Functionality, Workmanship and Added Value.  "We are very pleased winning this year’s Eurobike Award", says CEO and co-founder Jorrit Kreek. "Especially winning it with the Shorty which has been in development for a long time. This really feels like a confirmation we are on the right track. This year the Shorty has had an upgrade to Expended Polypropylene (EPP) with a nice extra touch in the form of a lockable hood."  The Shorty is not only fit for cargo. There are several accessoires available to turn this bike into a family-friendly one. Think about small and big children's seat adapters.  {youtube}
Smart Urban Mobility frontrunner Urban Arrow has won the Best Urban Bike Award for the Shorty during the EurobikeShow 2018. The jury states: "The perfect cargo bike for delivery services, with the insulated box being suitable for both hot and cold dishes. All in all, the design creates a very sturdy impression." According to the jury the Shorty performs outstanding in the categories Functionality, Workmanship and Added Value.  "We are very pleased winning this year’s Eurobike Award", says CEO and co-founder Jorrit Kreek. "Especially winning it with the Shorty which has been in development for a long time. This really feels like a confirmation we are on the right track. This year the Shorty has had an upgrade to Expended Polypropylene (EPP) with a nice extra touch in the form of a lockable hood."  The Shorty is not only fit for cargo. There are several accessoires available to turn this bike into a family-friendly one. Think about small and big children's seat adapters.  {youtube}
Urban Arrow wins Best Urban Bike Award at Eurobike 2018
Sustainable transport and training with the Me-Mover
Bicycles? New, compact, step-driven vehicle. It's your move! Recently I walked in a small beach town in the Netherlands (Kijkduin) and I met some representativies from the Me-Mover company; Run on Wheels (Ridderkerk). They had some of these awsome 'bicycles' on display and offered me the oppotunity to try one. It was an amazing experience. A totaly different way of peddeling which not only excists of 'pusing down' with your feet and legs up also to lift the peddals. It takes a little to get used to the carving meganism which makes it possible to lean up to 45 degrees in curves. But after ten minutes the Me-Mover feels if you use it already for years.  It's easy to take it with you in your car or when making a trainride.  An engaging and highly innovative solution. - Inc Combines the high-intensity workout offered by a step machine with the zip of a bicycle. - Gizmag The Me-Mover is a trendy new way to commute or just enjoy the environment around you. - Desire This Me-Movers are awesome! - TripAdvisor Photo by: Josee Hoogenboom. hans van der Broek on a Me-Mover, Kijkduin, the Netherlands A step machine on wheels, Me-Mover takes just minutes to learn, and to delight in the advantages: better ergonomics and posture, visibility, steering and exercise. Our unique, balanced three-wheeled design offers an entirely new way to ride, standing and stepping in an easy, natural manner. At any pace you choose – walking, jogging or biking speeds – you'll enjoy improved control, balance and visibility.  This Danish design breakthrough is, quite simply, the first set of wheels designed for all the ways we move in cities, from busy streets and park trails to flea markets and bike lanes. The Me-Mover isn't just a new human-powered vehicle, it's an entirely new category, bringing together remarkable advances in personal transport and training – for commuters and casual riders, tourists and triathletes. Our team of engineers and architects developed the Me-Mover in Copenhage Urban mobility! Who it’s from, who it’s for? n. For urban mobility, you won't find a better testing ground, or a population more savvy and critical about pedal power and design sophistication. It's only now, after five years of proving ourselves in Denmark, that we're bringing Me-Mover to the world. Photo by: Hans van der Broek. Josee Hoogenboom on the Me-Mover in Kijkduin, the Netherlands For Kickstarters, this is where the fun begins  Walkers - Go further, and see more, on the Me-Mover. Runners - All the benefits of jogging, but with enhanced core training and without the impact. Cyclists - Better ergonomics and posture, visibility, steering and exercise. Skiers - Carve your turns and stay fit year round. How does the Me-Mover work? Cars and bikes are brilliant, but to get moving in the city, this new category has outstanding advantages. That's because Me-Movers are: Smaller - A triumph of compact design and agile steering, Me-Mover can glide around obstacles and safely navigate in crowds. No parking? No problem. It folds in seconds to a remarkable 18 by 13- inch (43 by 13 cm) footprint. Stronger - From gentle exercise to intense interval training, Me-Mover brings a full-body workout anywhere, anytime, at any intensity you want. Heading to the store? On the Me-Mover, you choose the pace, from an effortless stroll to full-on cardio exercise. Safer - Ride the Me-Mover in your natural, standing position. Not only does this strengthen posture, it puts you a full head height above everyone else, seeing further, riding safer. Me-Mover's unique three-wheel design is so stable that you never have to dismount, even at stop lights. Perfect for sight-seeing! Simpler - Easy to learn and use, the Me-Mover is also a breeze to maintain. The advanced, multi-speed transmission is neatly sealed away, and can be serviced by any bike shop. Sustainable - Transit choices are usually made in one split second, for one reason: convenience. That's why the Me-Mover is so green. Small, safe and simple, it's easy to take with you everywhere. When personal transit is this handy, it becomes second nature to burn calories instead of fuel. Seamless - Whether navigating a crowded shopping street, racing to work, or browsing a farmer's market, the Me-Mover is a joy to ride at any speed, flowing perfectly with the city, and your active lifestyle. With no worries, you get around in different situations. Carving mechanism, lets the Me-Mover lean up to 45 degrees in curves. The future of the Me-Mover Unlike makers of bikes, cars (and smart phones and...) we don't believe this year's model should make last year's obsolete. That's why Me-Mover is designed as a modular system. If you get excited by the new options we're developing - an electric motor, a cargo loader, and more – you don't need a new Me-Mover. Simply buy the components you want, and upgrade your current model. The cargo-bike  add-on: enables users to haul up to 35 kg (75 lbs) of cargo, such as a dog or groceries, in the foldable front loader. The electrical add-on: the electrical support lets you travel longer and faster than ever before! It will also be beneficial to those who want to build a new healthy habit, but need a push to get started. The quick-folding handle: with this easy to use folding handle, your Me-Mover will be collapsible in only one second – handy for boarding trains or busses when in transit! About Me-Mover tranportation Here in Scandinavia, the idea of a  sustainable life is as much about people as it is about the planet. One central part of being green, we believe, is outwitting the obstacles that keep people from being active and physical. We love the kind of interconnected world that grows when people can easily travel - not in cars but under their own power - between family and friends, school and shopping, work and play. Me-Mover is all about bringing this active Scandinavian lifestyle to the world. By: Kickstarter, Me-Mover More info:  info@runonwheelsridderkerk.nl or  www.me-mover.com https://www.whatsorb.com/category/transportation
Bicycles? New, compact, step-driven vehicle. It's your move! Recently I walked in a small beach town in the Netherlands (Kijkduin) and I met some representativies from the Me-Mover company; Run on Wheels (Ridderkerk). They had some of these awsome 'bicycles' on display and offered me the oppotunity to try one. It was an amazing experience. A totaly different way of peddeling which not only excists of 'pusing down' with your feet and legs up also to lift the peddals. It takes a little to get used to the carving meganism which makes it possible to lean up to 45 degrees in curves. But after ten minutes the Me-Mover feels if you use it already for years.  It's easy to take it with you in your car or when making a trainride.  An engaging and highly innovative solution. - Inc Combines the high-intensity workout offered by a step machine with the zip of a bicycle. - Gizmag The Me-Mover is a trendy new way to commute or just enjoy the environment around you. - Desire This Me-Movers are awesome! - TripAdvisor Photo by: Josee Hoogenboom. hans van der Broek on a Me-Mover, Kijkduin, the Netherlands A step machine on wheels, Me-Mover takes just minutes to learn, and to delight in the advantages: better ergonomics and posture, visibility, steering and exercise. Our unique, balanced three-wheeled design offers an entirely new way to ride, standing and stepping in an easy, natural manner. At any pace you choose – walking, jogging or biking speeds – you'll enjoy improved control, balance and visibility.  This Danish design breakthrough is, quite simply, the first set of wheels designed for all the ways we move in cities, from busy streets and park trails to flea markets and bike lanes. The Me-Mover isn't just a new human-powered vehicle, it's an entirely new category, bringing together remarkable advances in personal transport and training – for commuters and casual riders, tourists and triathletes. Our team of engineers and architects developed the Me-Mover in Copenhage Urban mobility! Who it’s from, who it’s for? n. For urban mobility, you won't find a better testing ground, or a population more savvy and critical about pedal power and design sophistication. It's only now, after five years of proving ourselves in Denmark, that we're bringing Me-Mover to the world. Photo by: Hans van der Broek. Josee Hoogenboom on the Me-Mover in Kijkduin, the Netherlands For Kickstarters, this is where the fun begins  Walkers - Go further, and see more, on the Me-Mover. Runners - All the benefits of jogging, but with enhanced core training and without the impact. Cyclists - Better ergonomics and posture, visibility, steering and exercise. Skiers - Carve your turns and stay fit year round. How does the Me-Mover work? Cars and bikes are brilliant, but to get moving in the city, this new category has outstanding advantages. That's because Me-Movers are: Smaller - A triumph of compact design and agile steering, Me-Mover can glide around obstacles and safely navigate in crowds. No parking? No problem. It folds in seconds to a remarkable 18 by 13- inch (43 by 13 cm) footprint. Stronger - From gentle exercise to intense interval training, Me-Mover brings a full-body workout anywhere, anytime, at any intensity you want. Heading to the store? On the Me-Mover, you choose the pace, from an effortless stroll to full-on cardio exercise. Safer - Ride the Me-Mover in your natural, standing position. Not only does this strengthen posture, it puts you a full head height above everyone else, seeing further, riding safer. Me-Mover's unique three-wheel design is so stable that you never have to dismount, even at stop lights. Perfect for sight-seeing! Simpler - Easy to learn and use, the Me-Mover is also a breeze to maintain. The advanced, multi-speed transmission is neatly sealed away, and can be serviced by any bike shop. Sustainable - Transit choices are usually made in one split second, for one reason: convenience. That's why the Me-Mover is so green. Small, safe and simple, it's easy to take with you everywhere. When personal transit is this handy, it becomes second nature to burn calories instead of fuel. Seamless - Whether navigating a crowded shopping street, racing to work, or browsing a farmer's market, the Me-Mover is a joy to ride at any speed, flowing perfectly with the city, and your active lifestyle. With no worries, you get around in different situations. Carving mechanism, lets the Me-Mover lean up to 45 degrees in curves. The future of the Me-Mover Unlike makers of bikes, cars (and smart phones and...) we don't believe this year's model should make last year's obsolete. That's why Me-Mover is designed as a modular system. If you get excited by the new options we're developing - an electric motor, a cargo loader, and more – you don't need a new Me-Mover. Simply buy the components you want, and upgrade your current model. The cargo-bike  add-on: enables users to haul up to 35 kg (75 lbs) of cargo, such as a dog or groceries, in the foldable front loader. The electrical add-on: the electrical support lets you travel longer and faster than ever before! It will also be beneficial to those who want to build a new healthy habit, but need a push to get started. The quick-folding handle: with this easy to use folding handle, your Me-Mover will be collapsible in only one second – handy for boarding trains or busses when in transit! About Me-Mover tranportation Here in Scandinavia, the idea of a  sustainable life is as much about people as it is about the planet. One central part of being green, we believe, is outwitting the obstacles that keep people from being active and physical. We love the kind of interconnected world that grows when people can easily travel - not in cars but under their own power - between family and friends, school and shopping, work and play. Me-Mover is all about bringing this active Scandinavian lifestyle to the world. By: Kickstarter, Me-Mover More info:  info@runonwheelsridderkerk.nl or  www.me-mover.com https://www.whatsorb.com/category/transportation
Sustainable transport and training with the Me-Mover
Sustainable transport and training with the Me-Mover
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