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News Archive July, 2011
Material Coconut tiles, tiles from waste published.
by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-07-23 10:49:03 UTC
Ekobe coconut tiles are made from Bahia coconut endocarp (hard coconut shell) using a patented process. There is no environmental impact. The fact ...
Product Stackable Monoblock Hemp Chair published.
by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-07-20 04:34:43 UTC
At the exhibition „Poetry Happens“ in "Ventura Lambrate":http://www.venturalambrate.com, Werner Aisslinger presented the world’s first concept for ...
Material Green Blade; banana trunk veneer published.
by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-07-12 15:53:55 UTC
Green Blade, a natural, handmade, decorative veneer, composed of 100 % banana fibres.
As a product of integrated farming, the trunks of banana plants ...
Product The game of reducing water consumption published.
by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-07-08 07:49:19 UTC
In the western world, the way we shower is a big emitter of CO2 and pressure on the environment. Not only does it take a lot more water (and energy ...
Product Recycle shower water published.
by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-07-06 09:33:36 UTC
Taking a shower is in the western world not done once a week anymore like our grandparents did, in most cases it is at least once a day now. And 6 ...