New on D4S Global News News Archive May, 2012
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Product Ribbon lamp adjusts to its tasks published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-05-16 16:05:16 UTC
The Ribbon Lamp, designed by ECCO Design for Top Brilliant Technology Ltd. (TBT), offers a revolutionary and sustainable new approach to task lighting. ...


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Product Ecopod; an ecological coffin published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-05-15 06:00:19 UTC
The Ecopod is a beautiful design of coffin that brings together artisan skills with style, elegance and a respect for the environment. Made by hand ...


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Material Compostable packaging integrated in the product offering published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-05-13 09:35:35 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 Super Eco washing machine designed for cold washes published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-05-11 18:17:16 UTC
The Aeg-Electrolux super eco washing machine is designed especially to be used with cold active washing powders. Saving energy, water and money while ...


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Material BeLeaf Birdhouses made of leaves published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-05-10 19:37:23 UTC
By intervening in the natural cycle with an extra step, an added value is created, extending the decaying process of leaves before returning to the ...


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CaseStudy How are cars recycled; EU published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-05-10 06:22:20 UTC
The automotive End-of-Life Vehicle (ELV) process in the EU is well documented and researched. The legislation in the EU implemented in the '90's and ...


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CaseStudy Supercool and robust sustainable kids fashion published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-05-09 06:51:09 UTC
Gioia Mondo is truly unique using playing children as a starting point for design. The brand knows exactly how to combine this with fashion and quality. ...


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Material Building with re-usable bricks; the ClickBrick published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-05-07 16:33:33 UTC
ClickBrick is a Cradle to Cradle certified brick. It is used in more or less the same way as Lego-bricks. Even people without bricklaying experience ...


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Product Why did it take so long? Toaster that shows the status of your toast published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-05-05 12:38:47 UTC
This is one of those products that make you think; "why has it taken so long to get something so obvious on the market?" Hasn't anyone of us burnt ...


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Material Why we need to avoid using Volatile Organic Compounds; the what and alternatives published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2012-05-03 17:11:12 UTC
Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are emitted as gases from certain solids or liquids. VOCs include a variety of chemicals, some of which may have ...