New on D4S Global News News Archive October, 2012
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Material Fabric made out of milk waste published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-30 17:15:46 UTC
In Germany alone, every year 1.9 million tons of milk cannot be used for consumption. Due to process steps that are not up to par with the stringent ...


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Product Piet, the no mix toilet published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-28 08:43:19 UTC
From the graduate exhibition of the Design Academy Eindhoven, in the Netherlands and part of the annual Dutch Design Week. One of my favorite sustainable ...


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Material Durable alternative to hard wood published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-25 14:47:14 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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Product Recycle shower water published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-24 15:18:49 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 ...


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CaseStudy Conference: SUSTAINABLE INNOVATION 2012 published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-23 14:05:48 UTC
The Centre for Sustainable Design organises the 17th International Conference "Towards Sustainable Product Design", this time around the theme ...


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Product Winner of the Materiaalprijs; energy from food and glassware published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-21 17:01:36 UTC
The dutch MateriaalPrijs winner 2012 announced at the Dutch design week. Imagine if every object worked as a solar cell? In this collection everyday ...


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CaseStudy Using bio-based material or not? That's the question published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-21 16:57:14 UTC
The USDA, US Department of Agriculture, is pushing forward with its bio-based procurement program. But is bio-based preferable over a technological ...


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Product Customizable lamp published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-19 17:37:31 UTC
This product changes the user into a co-designer. It comes in a flat pack and can be changed into any shape, again and again. The shade can take whatever ...


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Product Chainless, hybrid foldable bike published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-16 12:19:01 UTC
Any bike is a sustainable way of transport but the Footloose, this fun looking foldable hybrid bike might be able to get people out of their cars and ...


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CaseStudy Nissan Leaf not only environmental friendly because it is electric published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-15 16:17:29 UTC
Nissan LEAF was launched on December 3, 2010 in Japan, and is the world's first mass-marketed and affordable EV. Nissan LEAF delivers a unique driving ...