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Wooden super car (except for the V12 Engines)
by: Mirjam Visser, 2015-12-11 07:32:05 UTC
When most people think of a wooden vehicle, they don’t think high performance. They are more likely to picture a canoe made of a hollowed-out log or a rickety wagon made of nailed-together planks. The Splinter, a high-performance, wooden supercar, is …
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Fridge functioning without energy
by: Mirjam Visser, 2015-10-12 11:26:39 UTC
The Groundgridge is keeping your food chilled without using refrigeration and thus without using energy. Based on an age-old principle, the Groundfridge is an autonomic functioning (cooling) cellar, with as much storage capacity as 20 refrigerators. …
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Spare chair or table for the road
by: Mirjam Visser, 2015-09-21 09:49:25 UTC
BOOKNITURE can be used in endless ways: it can be a stool, a foot rest, a nightstand, a standing work desk… and many more!BOOKNITURE is also light and portable. Fold it back into a book and take it out everywhere! BOOKNITURE makes sure you can sit anywhere …
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Hay's Felted wool rug collection
by: Mirjam Visser, 2015-05-31 15:35:35 UTC
Named after a Danish candy – colourful, sugarcoated licorice balls – Pinocchio is a carpet that makes you smile. Pinocchio is handmade in Nepal where every single ball is felted by hand and afterwards put on a string like pearls. Mattches is a rug with …
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Laundry without water or detergents
by: Mirjam Visser, 2015-05-26 06:54:55 UTC
The advantage of supercritical washing is that it requires neither water nor detergents, and is therefore entirely environment friendly. The supercritical state can be reached above a given temperature and pressure. In this state the phase boundary disappears …
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Fun chicken housing; the ultimate local sourcing
by: Mirjam Visser, 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 run says it all, a pity I live on the 39th floor. The eglu is a truly innovative chicken house designed …
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Watter; makes non-toxic disinfectant out of water and salt
by: Mirjam Visser, 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 clinics. They set out to find a disinfecting solution without harming people, animals and environment. …
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Automatically switching off appliances at the outlet
by: Mirjam Visser, 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 savings program. Plug the modlet into an existing wall outlet and then plug appliances into it. The wireless …
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Unique footware from rejects
by: Mirjam Visser, 2015-01-19 15:54:01 UTC
For Invert Footwear Elisa van Joolen turns sneakers from Converse and Nike, among other brands, literally inside out. She fashions new soles out of one dollar flip-flops, while using the soles of the sneakers to create new sandals. Each pair of shoes that …
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Producing drinkwater from sludge
by: Mirjam Visser, 2015-01-12 09:44:31 UTC
The Omniprocessor can produce up to 86,000 liters of clean drinking water from 92 cubic meters of sewer sludge per day. The drinking water meets both United States FDA and World Health Organization standards. The machine heats the sludge until it boils …

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