New on D4S Global News News Archive October, 2013
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Product Refrigerating vegetables and fruit without energy published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-10-29 15:43:11 UTC
My favorite sustainable design of the short list of the Dyson Award is the OLTU. The OLTU is intended as a fridge-free way of storing fresh fruit and ...


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Product Waterworks to keep plants, and their owners, healthy published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-10-23 08:31:09 UTC
Research has shown the benefits of keeping indoor plants. They purify the air of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC's) that are responsible for lots of ...


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CaseStudy Sustainable Innovation Conference 2013 in published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-10-18 14:21:56 UTC
Collaboration, Co-creation & New Business Models is the title of this years Sustainable Innovation conference which will be held the 4th-5th November ...


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Product Washed ashore Tide chandelier published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-10-18 13:59:41 UTC
The original Tide chandelier is part of a larger body of work based on the collection of ' man made' debris washed up on a specific stretch of Kent ...


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Product UP chair inflated published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-10-17 07:30:03 UTC
A series of armchairs and ottomans. Since it first appearance, in 1969, the UP series has been an outstanding expression of design. The UP5 is the ...


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Product Nanotech blocks warmth out or let it through depending on the temperature published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-10-17 07:29:35 UTC
Their thermoreflective filters utilize advances in nanotechnology, pioneered and patented by RavenBrick, to transition from a transparent to a reflective ...


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CaseStudy Muji Design Competition: Long Lasting Design for Living published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-10-13 15:11:12 UTC
After five years, MUJI will be holding the international competition for the MUJI AWARD 2013. Entry in October 2013. The theme for this year’s awards ...


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CaseStudy Windmill crowd sourced in published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-10-10 08:48:10 UTC
Windcentrale crowd funded it's third windmill to 1700 households in just 17 hours. It sourced an existing windmill for sale and cut the capacity and ...


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Product Cool watch with a cause published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-10-07 08:49:51 UTC
Fam Mizra the head of Mizra Minds, a product and branding firm in Chicago experience both the hardships of the third world and the comfort of the first ...


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Product Turning jars in kitchen tools published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-10-03 07:06:02 UTC
It turns out that 75% of jars sold worldwide use the same size lid. For designer Jorre van Ast this simple fact inspired the clever Jar Tops. These ...