New on D4S Global News News Archive August, 2013
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CaseStudy Dutch Design Starter; New platform for crowdfunding published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-08-31 10:25:54 UTC
There are many different crowdfunding websites like Kickstarter and others. Dutch Design Starter is different as such that it combines the good designs ...


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Product Recycling shower water published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-08-29 15:37:00 UTC
Taking a shower is in the western world not done once a week anymore like our grandparents did, in most cases it is at least once a day now. And 6 ...


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

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-08-26 08:19:44 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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Material panels made from bamboo pulp published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-08-21 06:59:24 UTC
The panels/tiles are made from bamboo pulp, and have the feel of solid fibreboard. - Original colour: off-white - Paintable with wall paint - ...


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Product Luxurious prefab holiday housing published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-08-19 10:40:12 UTC
Three dutch organisations De bouwkundewinkel (translates as Architectureshop), Stichting Natuurkampeerterrein (the association of natural campsites ...


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Product Light weight tables published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-08-16 07:23:51 UTC
These Fukushima tables are displaying the concept of nuclear power in our everyday life, while we are sitting next to them, on the sofa, watching television ...


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CaseStudy Conference on Design for Recycling of electronic equipment published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-08-14 06:41:02 UTC
Electronic equipment is designed based on a number of requirements. Not only product safety, ease of use and energy efficiency but also resource efficiency ...


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Material Kintsugi: making repair esthetic with gold glue published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-08-12 08:06:15 UTC
New kintsugi is a new way of gluing porcelain based on the old kintsugi technique to repair porcelain with leave gold. The story goes that kintsugi ...


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Product Keeping tea hot in tradition published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-08-07 07:47:25 UTC
The knitted insulation of the teapot protects the tea from cooling off and radiates emotional warmth and cosiness. The "sock" also protects against ...


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Material Cultured meat to feed the world published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2013-08-05 12:24:52 UTC
Unusual here but since meat production has a hugh environmental and animal welfare impact I thought it on its place. Today Mark Post of Maastricht ...