New on D4S Global News News Archive November, 2010
Product Re-use packaging as a scarf published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-11-19 08:51:56 UTC
Lush sells vintage fabric to Knot-Wrapping their products, which are sold, in most cases, unpacked. Knot-wrap scarves can then be re-used again and ...

Product Switching appliances on/off by remote control at the souce published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-11-19 08:19:46 UTC
You can cut wasted standby power switching off TVs and connected appliances at the power source (and back on again) with your remote control and the ...

Product Replacing x-ray by sonic waves for structural testing published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-11-17 02:31:49 UTC
The Sonic TC unit uses a revolutionary new technology to replace the x-ray testing technology in structural testing of metal products. Were the old ...

CaseStudy Unilever's plans to half its footprint in a decade time published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-11-16 03:10:41 UTC
Two billion times a day, somebody, somewhere, uses a Unilever brand. That is a great opportunity to have impact on the sustainability of the products ...

Product Sky light published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-11-15 02:52:11 UTC
Sky is an alternative energy streetlamp employing photovoltaic cells. The lamp is designed for external use. The cells are located in the upper part ...

Material BeLeaf Birdhouses made of leaves published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-11-10 03:43:30 UTC
By intervening in the natural cycle with an extra step, an added value is created, extending the decaying process of leaves before returning to the ...

Product Charging with sunlight published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-11-09 06:06:17 UTC
PVs convert sunlight into electricity that can be used immediately. The process is clean, fast, noiseless, and—thanks to Solio—easily portable. ...

Product Ecopod; an ecological coffin published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-11-08 02:45:38 UTC
The Ecopod is a beautiful design of coffin that brings together artisan skills with style, elegance and a respect for the environment. Made by hand ...

Product Desktop computing with 3% of the energy and 6% of the materials published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-11-05 01:48:01 UTC
The heart of the Pano System is the Pano Device, a whole new class of desktop computing hardware. Pano Devices are referred to as "zero clients" because ...

Product Shape changing furniture and lamps published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2010-11-04 02:57:50 UTC
softseating is made from heavy weight versions of the same kraft paper and textile materials used in softwall + softblock modular system. Each element ...

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