New on D4S Global News News Archive March, 2015
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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 ...


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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 ...


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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 ...


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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 ...


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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 ...


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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 ...


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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 ...


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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 ...


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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 ...