New on D4S Global News News Archive May, 2013
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CaseStudy webinar 30th of May: Light and wellbeing published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-05-28 18:46:15 UTC
I thought there are only cones and rods in the eye to make us see but we also have something called a “third” class of ocular photoreceptors, photosensitive ...


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CaseStudy Internet of Things. Does it increase sustainability? Possibly published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-05-26 13:57:09 UTC
In the coming years the Internet of Things will increasingly connect “intelligent” things, which themselves are represented by sub-systems according ...


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Product Staple-less stapler published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-05-25 06:08:13 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 Doing laundry with 90% less water published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-05-20 16:48:34 UTC
Like many breakthrough ideas, the origin of the Xeros cleaning process was borne from transferring known science in one world to an entirely different ...


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CaseStudy 3D printed canal house open end of 2013 published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-05-17 08:53:01 UTC
DUS architects got the go-ahead for the construction of the world’s first printed Amsterdam canal house. The project will be built, layer by layer ...


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CaseStudy Super greenies; eco as a lifestyle published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-05-16 21:17:33 UTC
While everyone seems to be on the green bandwagon in one way or another, there is a subset of the environmentally friendly who are setting the landscape ...


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Material Hightech odor-control fabric made from used coffeegrounds published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-05-15 12:00:58 UTC
S.Cafe worked on an idea that no one has ever noticed before, that is, to use the coffee grounds odor control ability in a fabric. They started to ...


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Product African weaved chairs mimics mating ostriches published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-05-13 08:57:36 UTC
Sebastian Heckner was inspired by the dancing of mating ostriches (Banjooli in the Wolof language) in eastern Africa when designing the Banjooli chair ...


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Product Chairs designed for its life cycle published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-05-09 16:16:12 UTC
With colored polypropylene bodywork and recycled-steel trestles, the chairs in the Catifa 53 and 46 collections may look like any other chair but ...


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CaseStudy Passive solar home design published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-05-07 17:14:00 UTC
h1. Five Elements of Passive Solar Home Design The following five elements constitute a complete passive solar home design. Each performs a separate ...