New on D4S Global News News Archive March, 2015
CaseStudy Empowering Responsible Value Chains published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2015-03-30 09:09:47 UTC
Since design is more than making products beautiful to the eye :) Beyond Supply Chains identifies a set of 31 proven supply chain practices. The report ...

Product Fun chicken housing; the ultimate local sourcing published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2015-03-30 08:54:16 UTC
Designing sustainable product is all about quality of design, fun and changing peoples behavior in a playful fun way. I think this chicken house with ...

CaseStudy Win 500,000 Euro with your Sustainable Business plan published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2015-03-25 12:35:48 UTC
The ninth edition of the annual competition for green business plans is open to sustainable startups from all over the world from 11 March 2015 until ...

Product Watter; makes non-toxic disinfectant out of water and salt published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2015-03-25 12:21:17 UTC
While crossing the African continent, twin brothers Arjan and Alfred Koop, became aware of the true meaning of sanitation or the lack thereof in especially ...

Product Hay's Felted wool rug collection published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2015-03-25 12:19:35 UTC
Named after a Danish candy – colourful, sugarcoated licorice balls – Pinocchio is a carpet that makes you smile. Pinocchio is handmade in Nepal where ...

CaseStudy March 18th, Product Risk and the Circular Economy in Product Design. Free Webinar published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2015-03-12 14:19:39 UTC
Minimizing product risk (e.g., relating to materials supply, price volatility, environmental impact, or human health) is increasingly important for ...

Product Automatically switching off appliances at the outlet published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2015-03-09 10:35:55 UTC
The Modlet from ThinkEco is a smart outlet that reduces energy waste by monitoring real-time equipment power consumption and creating an automated ...

CaseStudy Nature Inspired Design guide published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2015-03-06 10:07:32 UTC
The faculty Industrial Design Engineering of TU Delft publishes the Nature Inspired Design Handbook. This handbook integrates the best aspects of biomimicry ...

Material Tiles clean air from VOC's and control humidity published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2015-03-04 17:29:45 UTC
ECOCARAT tiles, made by INAX known for it's paperless toilet, contains a mineral "Allophane". Allophane is a natural amorphous hydrous aluminium silicate ...