An architecture firm have designed a modular concrete sidewalk tile with holes for redirecting rainwater to reduce flooding risks and raise climate change awareness.
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A social enterprise company aims to engage people with the protection and growth of the country’s native bird population.
A new durable plastic has been developed that degrades harmlessly when composted and can be safely ingested by fish.
Innovators from a US fashion college have developed a method to grow biodegradable textiles using live organisms.
Engineers have developed a way to purify storm water runoff that is usually wasted.
A Kenyan company has developed a new method for planting trees to tackle their growing forestation problems.
A newly designed town in Norway will build a data center that provides heat to its surrounding buildings.
The sustainable house has been built so it generates more energy than it uses.
Springwise explores the world of opportunities open to us in the future through the current work of next-generation innovators.
Researchers have used AI algorithms to allow computers to determine what places are most scenic
Add / Remove Mint Innovation, based in Auckland, New Zealand, has developed a biotechnology ‘recovery’ solution which turns waste into valuable metals. The solution works by using chemicals and microorganisms to bind and concentrate these valuable metals. The solution is also environmentally good as Mint Innovation sources these valuable metals from waste electronics found in […]
Researchers are using a new filter made from jellyfish mucus to reduce plastic waste found in seawater.
Sri Lankan paint company created a symbolic temple paint using waste from Buddhist flower offerings.
A new skyscraper features a folded design that blends solid aluminium panels with strategically-placed glass to reduce heat from sunlight and therefore save energy.
A chlorine-free public pool that uses natural filters has opened amidst big popularity.
A drinks company has developed flavoured, edible straws to complement its drinks while cutting down on plastic waste.
A design graduate has created a fire hydrant that doubles up as a public water fountain.
Specially- designed shoes improve ballerinas’ comfort and shoe durability through 3D printing.
An energy positive classroom in the UK can produce 1.5 times the amount of energy it consumes.
Researchers have created a non-petroleum plastic film that is compostable and made from renewable materials
Eco-friendly smart water bottle opens at the touch of your lips and never spills.
Design student has developed a way of using the kombucha process to produce edible food packaging.