Sustainable Manufacturing

Large-scale facilities implement green practices through tech

Implications - Sustainability is typically integrated into the branding of an organization, however more recently, more companies are prioritizing green practices in manufacturing. This not only establishes consistency between message and manufacturing, but makes use of technological developments in new, inventive ways.
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Robot-Run Indoor Farms - This Japanese Vegetable Factory Will Operate Without Human Labor
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Warm 3,163 Clicks Pub: Oct 6, 15
Robot-Run Indoor Farms
This Japanese Vegetable Factory Will Operate Without Human Labor
‘Spread’ is a Japanese vegetable factory that will grow, maintain and package plants without the need for human labor. In recent years, urban gardens have become a popular way of... [More]
Simplified Urban Farms - EkoFarmer Allows for Small-Scale Urban Farms to Grow Nearly Anywhere
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This Quarter and Warm 541 Clicks Pub: Jun 26, 17
Simplified Urban Farms
EkoFarmer Allows for Small-Scale Urban Farms to Grow Nearly Anywhere
Having access to freshly grown fruits and vegetables is a luxury provided to few, prompting the team at Exsilio Oy to design EkoFARMER—a module that makes urban farms accessible to all. A... [More]
Hyperloop Manufacturing Facilities - The 'Metalworks' Plant Builds this High-Speed Transport System
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Mild 554 Clicks Pub: Jul 28, 16
Hyperloop Manufacturing Facilities
The 'Metalworks' Plant Builds this High-Speed Transport System
Hyperloop One, the company behind the vacuum tube technology that promises to bring unheard of transportation speed on a mass transport scale, has opened its first manufacturing plant, called the... [More]
Energy-Efficient Engine Facilities - Ford's Dagenham Diesel Centre's Production Line Saves Water Use
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Mild 101 Clicks Pub: Aug 5, 16
Energy-Efficient Engine Facilities
Ford's Dagenham Diesel Centre's Production Line Saves Water Use
American automaker Ford’s latest and greatest production line over at the Dagenham Diesel Centre is capable of producing automotive engines in a highly efficient manner by managing to cut down... [More]
Larvae Livestock Feed - Entocycle Uses Insect-Based Protein to Build a More Sustainable Food Chain
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This Month and Warm 96 Clicks Pub: Aug 22, 17
Larvae Livestock Feed
Entocycle Uses Insect-Based Protein to Build a More Sustainable Food Chain
In an effort to address the environmental impact of farming animals for meat, this company is using bugs to help build a more sustainable food chain. Entocycle makes healthy food for livestock by... [More]
Sustainable Automotive Plants - This Nissan Manufacturing Plant Uses Solar and Wind Power
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Untested 112 Clicks Pub: Jun 10, 16
Sustainable Automotive Plants
This Nissan Manufacturing Plant Uses Solar and Wind Power
The Nissan manufacturing plant in Sunderland in the UK is being reinvented and reinvigorated to make it far more eco-friendly and sustainable thanks to the installation of an innovative solar farm.... [More]
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