New on D4S Global News News Archive November, 2011
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Product Extracting copper from waste ashes published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-11-27 17:38:29 UTC
Copper is getting rare and within 20 years the resources are finished, sooner then oil. Incinerator ashes contain more copper then copper ore which ...


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Product EcoFridge uses sun's heat and a little water to cool published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-11-26 18:04:29 UTC
When most of us think of "solar power," we think of panels of photovoltaic cells. A refrigerator introduced in 2009 by British student Emily Cummins ...


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Product Beautiful compostable disposable tableware published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-11-25 12:56:13 UTC
Not the fan from disposable anything but ... Wasara elevates disposable tableware to a new level. the earth-conscious product is made from paper of ...


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Material Integral foamed concrete published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-11-21 08:55:57 UTC
Development in the production of foamed concrete A core of foamed concrete with a solid outer layer. The kernel and cladding are both made from ...


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CaseStudy Perkins + Will launched site with known and suspect hazardous substances published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-11-18 08:46:58 UTC
Their press release from 17.11.2011: Today, leading design firm Perkins+Will launched the built environment's first free, universally accessible ...


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Product Less is more: Print with 50% less ink published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-11-18 08:35:41 UTC
Ecofont Software adds a print button to your toolbar. With just one click of the mouse it can save up to 50% toner when printing. Both your wallet ...


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Product Laundry Peg out of one piece published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-11-14 21:36:42 UTC
Clip is a dual-jaw clothesline peg with a lifespan around twice as long as a regular peg. It offers a reduced carbon footprint, easy recyclability ...


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Product Tap water purification instead of bottled water published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-11-11 08:52:05 UTC
In many countries tapwater is not drinkable without purification because it contains arsenic, heavy metals, pesticides, VOC or bacterias. Even if it ...


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Product Measuring bloodpressure with an ipod published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-11-11 08:48:41 UTC
*An optimistic blood pressure monitor* This cheerful designed blood pressure monitor is a add-on to your ipod/pad. Minimal extra material for extra ...


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CaseStudy Re-use Studio in Rotterdam, The Netherlands published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-11-09 07:47:50 UTC
Studio HeStudio Hergebruik / Re-use Studio displays work by artists and designers from all creative disciplines that focus on re-use and recycling ...