New on D4S Global News News Archive August, 2013
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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 - ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...