New on D4S Global News News Archive February, 2012
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CaseStudy Make to order not for stock published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-02-28 12:42:38 UTC
FEIT was founded in 2005 as a response to a mass produced, bottom line driven industry. An industry disconnected from the traditional art of shoe making. ...


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Product Staple-less stapler published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-02-28 12:34:24 UTC
The EcoStapler is great example of sustainability and functionality. The pocket-size object is light weighted and can staple 3 sheets at a time without ...


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Product Invisible hearing aid; SoundLens published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-02-26 15:18:00 UTC
SoundLens is the first custom, invisible, digital and fully programmable hearing aid. It features noise reduction and speech preservation system designed ...


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Product Passive speaker for Ipad; Soundsnap published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-02-24 10:31:03 UTC
It’s really not always easy to hear the sounds from the iPad 2 speaker. When you are sitting on your sofa, lying in bed or watching a movie on the ...


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Material Fly Ash Brick emits 85% less CO2eq published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-02-24 10:08:54 UTC
Producing brick from recycled fly ash consumes less energy and emits less CO2 because it does not require firing to harden the masonry units. Nor is ...


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Product Tot sprout winner of best of best in Red Dot published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-02-23 07:42:57 UTC
*At the centre of attention* Small children want to feel part of the family at all times. However, at mealtimes this can be a challenge because ...


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Material Lyocell fabric made from wood published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-02-21 17:05:25 UTC
Lyocell is a fabric most know better by its brand name Tencel®. It has a soft finish, packs light and is made from cellulose (vegetable matter), or ...


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Product Interaction design under the shower won Best of the best Red Dot award published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-02-21 16:51:50 UTC
Never again getting a flush of cold water over you when you jump in the shower. Grohe has gone digital with its showers so now you can hang the control ...


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Material Monolithic 100% recycled PET, thermopressed material published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-02-20 09:53:00 UTC
Danish design duo Komplot is the first to create an industrially produced chair made strictly from textile. The chair Nobody is molded in one piece ...


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Product High tech safety strut wins Best of Best in Red Dot published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-02-20 08:44:28 UTC
*Aesthetics of safety* In rescue situations, such as after serious traffic accidents in which heavy lorries might be involved now and then, it is ...