New on D4S Global News News Archive February, 2013
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CaseStudy UPcycled collection made of leftovers published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-02-27 18:00:13 UTC
Initiated by Droog, UP is an investigative economic model that aims to increase the value of dead stock through re-design. An alternative to recycling ...


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CaseStudy Project Masiluleke HIV care by mobile services published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-02-23 06:10:49 UTC
Over 5 million people in South Africa are living with HIV and the country has the highest burden of TB-HIV co-infection. TB treatment completion and ...


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Product Ambient packaging with 80% less material published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-02-19 14:49:50 UTC
They remind me of the old milk packs which where little bags and could not hold their shape by themselves after opening. This changed, these stand ...


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CaseStudy Make to order not for stock published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-02-16 14:54:59 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 Furniture made from waste of bottle cork published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-02-15 11:39:42 UTC
The Cortiça lounge chair is made out of wast cork from the bottle industry. The chair show the materials unique 3 dimensional bending and absorption ...


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Product Using less water with a better experience published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-02-14 18:11:10 UTC
How much thought can go into a bathroom collection? And how much heart? How can we make life in the bathroom a bit better and improve our quality of ...


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Product Eau Good uses acient methods to filter water published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-02-13 16:56:09 UTC
I love the fact that Black + Blum use an old japanese technique, to filter water from all stuff the Britta does as well only for 6 months instead of ...


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Product Energy saving apps to change behavior published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-02-12 16:37:20 UTC
There is a world in apps on energy saving. Apps that are also commercial like the, EPA awarded, Philips apps on how much energy you can save by changing ...


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CaseStudy Building facade provides energy, heat and biomass with integrated micro algae reactor published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-02-11 09:30:44 UTC
I was at an interesting presentation by Jan Wurm, Arups European Research Leader, organized by "Materia":http://www.materia.nl at the international ...


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CaseStudy Enter Biophilia Design Contest published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-02-08 12:31:58 UTC
"Interface Biophilia Design Contest":http://www.interfacereconnect.com/competition/index.php?c=us closing date April first 2013. This contest for ...