Shipping Containers for Disaster Areas

GivingTracker| Converting empty shipping containers into useable housing is a top priority for eclectic, design-minded folks around the world. A project is in work downtown on Lafayette Street in NYC — hardly the poor rent district.

Many design people believe that recycling shippping containers into efficient, stylish but low-cost dwellings isn’t just for the smart set. Sources: Flavorwire; Clemson team studying use of shipping containers for housing in disaster areas