New on D4S Global News News Archive December, 2010
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Product Doing laundry with 90% less water published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-12-07 02:39:25 UTC
*The Xeros Cleaning Process* Like many breakthrough ideas, the origin of the Xeros cleaning process was borne from transferring known science in ...


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Material Recycling of rare earth out of magnets published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-12-06 03:24:03 UTC
A Japanese research team developed a technology to selectively separate and collect rare earth materials such as neodymium (Nd) and dysprosium (Dy ...


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Material Carbon dioxide absored by manufacturing cement published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-12-06 01:34:38 UTC
Novacem’s carbon negative cement is based on magnesium oxide and offers the cement industry a scalable alternative to current carbon intensive production. ...


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Material Durable alternative to hard wood published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-12-04 01:15:07 UTC
Created from sustainably sourced softwood, Accoya® matches or exceeds the durability, stability and beauty of the very best tropical hardwoods. ...


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CaseStudy Upcycling, an upgrade from recycling published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-12-02 14:24:49 UTC
Mile High Club is a water-resistant, handmade exclusive women’s parka with pockets, gathered waist with adjustable pull strings, and zippered hood. ...


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Material Glass fabric published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-12-02 00:41:28 UTC
The versatility of glass as a fiber makes it a unique industrial textile material. Fiber glass in fabric form offers an excellent combination of properties ...


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CaseStudy Nike developed and shares an ecodesign tool for apparel published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-12-01 02:54:56 UTC
BEAVERTON, Ore. (November 30, 2010) - In an effort to further industry sustainability efforts, NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) today released its Environmental ...


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Material AirRenew Gypsum cleans VOC's out of the air published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-12-01 01:10:14 UTC
AirRenew™ Gypsum Board is for use in interior walls and ceilings and is specially designed to offer a healthier living and working environment by improving ...