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More on what’s wrong with shipping container architecture: Everything. : TreeHugger

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It is all very odd. You wouldn’t build a kindergarten out of old shipping containers, since they are covered in the most toxic of paints designed to last years on the ocean. You wouldn’t take new shipping containers because any argument about environmental responsibility is out the window; there is far more steel in them than is actually needed.

Source: More on what’s wrong with shipping container architecture: Everything. : TreeHugger