New on D4S Global News News Archive May, 2011
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Product Measuring bloodpressure with an ipod published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-05-26 04:50:09 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 Using pest plants in high end furniture published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-05-24 10:25:45 UTC
PIE studio uses only renewable and sustainable natural resources, recycled/recyclable synthetic materials and non-toxic additives in its designs and ...


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CaseStudy LCA e-reader vs printed books published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-05-20 01:36:02 UTC
Personally I love the smell of freshly printed books. Yes, I now its chemicals and that they are unhealthy. But I adapted and switched to reading my ...


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Product Flat pack shoe published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-05-20 01:04:51 UTC
Spanish performance artist Alicia Framis invited Rem D Koolhaas and Galahad Clark of United Nude to create a "shoe suitable for outer space" for her ...


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Product Raindrop collector published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-05-18 01:06:58 UTC
Raindrop is a rain barrel that makes saving water really easy by providing a watering can that fills up automatically when it rains. This way, the ...


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CaseStudy "Made in China", Developing sustainable furniture published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-05-17 02:28:58 UTC
Furniture designer Maria Yee brings together China’s traditional craftmanship with her forward-looking commitment to green principles. Born in southern ...


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Product Minikitchen published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-05-13 03:32:53 UTC
Boffi recently brought a redesign of it's sixties minikitchen. Cooking, cooling, storage all integrated in a compact movable unit. Coming in handy ...


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CaseStudy What is done in India in the field of Design for Sustainability? published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-05-11 01:11:19 UTC
I see there is a big interest for this website from India. We would love to see examples of sustainable product, materials, case studies from countries ...


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Product Making mud bricks on site at a speed of 120/hour published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-05-10 01:33:21 UTC
MecoConcept has created an hydraulic press that has the ability to create LEGO bricks made of mud and a mixture of hydraulic binder materials. In less ...


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CaseStudy MVRDV Pigflats published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-05-06 03:25:47 UTC
Meat production is one of the bigger emitters of carbon. We either need to change our consumption pattern or we need to find way to do sustainable ...