New on D4S Global News News Archive May, 2014
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CaseStudy How to find sustainable architects for your own project published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2014-05-27 13:01:25 UTC
The lone U.S. finalist in the World Architecture News competition to find the world’s most sustainable building emerged triumphant when the winner ...


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CaseStudy Material from the Free Granta webinar on 20th of May; Industry best practices: Applying data on the environmental and regulatory properties of materials published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2014-05-23 15:25:11 UTC
For who missed the webinar; Granta sent me some information on "Ecoinvent data in granta":http://www.grantadesign.com/products/data/ecoinvent.htm and ...


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Material Fabric made out of milk waste published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2014-05-22 13:06:21 UTC
In Germany alone, every year 1.9 million tons of milk cannot be used for consumption and ends up being waste or a byproduct. Due to process steps that ...


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Product Double walled cafetiere published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2014-05-19 12:47:45 UTC
"Bodum's Chambord Coffee Maker Double Wall Glass keeps coffee hot and aromatic for up to two hours" is a tempting line for the coffee addicts among ...


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CaseStudy Free Granta webinar 20th of May; Industry best practices: Applying data on the environmental and regulatory properties of materials published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2014-05-13 16:23:24 UTC
Guest speaker, Professor Mike Ashby (author of the textbook “Materials and the Environment”) will discuss sources for data on the environmental properties ...


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CaseStudy Circular Economy & Grassroots Innovation; Makers & Fixers. Free workshop published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2014-05-13 12:09:44 UTC
Makers and Fixers: Circular Economy & Grassroots Innovation will explore the emergence of new decentralised, grassroots approaches to making and fixing ...


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CaseStudy Harvesting water from the air published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2014-05-09 12:10:49 UTC
'WarkaWater' is a project conceived for the mountainous regions in Ethiopia, where women and children walk several hours to collect water. To ease ...


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Product Transporting natural light to dark corners published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2014-05-08 07:06:24 UTC
Parans brings indoor lighting systems powered by light not energy. The SP2 panels are placed outside a building to capture sunlight, which is transported ...


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CaseStudy How to find sustainable architects for your own project published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2014-05-05 08:21:25 UTC
The lone U.S. finalist in the World Architecture News competition to find the world’s most sustainable building emerged triumphant when the winner ...


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Product 75% less water used in commercial laundry published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2014-05-05 07:58:59 UTC
Traditional laundry machine relies on water to act as the primary cleaning medium. Because of this, even the so-called “high-efficiency” models still ...