New on D4S Global News News Archive October, 2012
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Product Raindrop collector published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-12 17:57:28 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 Conversion of cars, any car you like, to Electric Vehicles published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-11 06:16:38 UTC
You like the acceleration of an electric car but you love the design of a car that doesn't come in an electric version or you drive a classic then ...


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CaseStudy Re-use old components in new product published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-11 06:16:29 UTC
Machines are designed for easy disassembly and contain fewer parts. Parts are durable – designed for multiple product life cycles. Coded with instructions ...


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CaseStudy Re-use old components in new product published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-11 06:15:59 UTC
Machines are designed for easy disassembly and contain fewer parts. Parts are durable – designed for multiple product life cycles. Coded with instructions ...


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Product Sugar and Spice a modular shoe for parts replacement and recycling published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-09 16:34:25 UTC
Despite its groundbreaking premise, the Sugar & Spice hasn’t been the roaring success that Patagonia had hoped it would be. The first—and so far, only—shoe ...


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Product Re-usable packaging or a scarf published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-08 17:12:04 UTC
Lush sells vintage fabric to Knot-Wrapping their products, which are sold, in most cases, unpacked. Knot-wrap scarves can then be re-used again and ...


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Material Coconut tiles, tiles from waste published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-04 15:55:51 UTC
Ekobe coconut tiles are made from Bahia coconut endocarp (hard coconut shell) using a patented process. There is no environmental impact. The fact ...


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Material Compostable packaging integrated in the product offering published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-03 07:11:56 UTC
Help Remedies goals was to do what you expect of a healthcare company, be people as well as earth friendly. Not confusing or scaring people but make ...


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Product Amplifying 10db without energy that is 10 times as much sound! published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-10-01 18:25:09 UTC
h1. Magical; didn't we always think we need energy to amplify music? AirCurve Play is based on some very advanced technology, indeed; and when you ...