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Top 45 Eco Design Ideas in April

From Garden Highway Structures to Inked Pollution Murals

— April 8, 2017 — Eco
Neckties made from spider silk, blended fruit juices made from misshapen produce and jerky snack made from eggplants are among some of the top April 2017 eco design ideas.

Throughout these emerging eco design concepts, one of the most prevalent themes is a focus on offering more sustainable versions of commonly used products. Two of the most standout examples of this include Memphis Meats' cruelty-free, lab-grown chicken and Stone Brewing Full Circle Pale Ale, which is brewed with 100% wastewater.

To spread messages about the importance of caring for the environment, some unique outdoor campaigns are being created. Recently, Toyota installed an air-purifying billboard to advertise a hydrogen fuel cell vehicle, while beer brand Tiger is sharing art across London that is made with Air-Ink, which is sourced from city pollutants.
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Infant-Friendly Face Creams
Infant-Friendly Face Creams
Chantecaille's Orange Blossom Face Cream is Rich in Organic Plant Oils
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Wastewater-Brewed Beers
Wastewater-Brewed Beers
Stone Brewing Full Circle Pale Ale is Made Using 100% Wastewater
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Gluten-Free Rice Nectars
Gluten-Free Rice Nectars
Suzanne’s Specialties' Rice Nectar is an All-Natural Sweetener
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42
Magnetized Bicycle Storage Accessories
Magnetized Bicycle Storage Accessories
The Digirit Pedal Park Keeps Bikes from Falling Over
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Upcycled Delivery Bikes
Upcycled Delivery Bikes
Deliveroo's Upcycled Bike is Made with Unused Kitchen Tools
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40
Single-Origin Chocolate Eggs
Single-Origin Chocolate Eggs
Chococo's Chocolate Eggs for Easter Boast Cocoa from a Single Source
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Sustainable Lab-Grown Poultry
Sustainable Lab-Grown Poultry
The Memphis Meats Lab-Grown Chicken was Unveiled in Two Dishes
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Coffee Leaf Teas
Coffee Leaf Teas
Wize Monkey Makes Tea from the Leaves of the Coffee Plant
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Date-Based Liquid Sweeteners
Date-Based Liquid Sweeteners
Clarks' New Date Syrup Serves as a Healthier Alternative to Sugar
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Eco Fabric Scrap Accessories
Eco Fabric Scrap Accessories
The Arvin Goods Socks and Underwear are Made without Water Use
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Eco Egg-Dyeing Kits
Eco Egg-Dyeing Kits
The Eco-Eggs Carton Teaches Kids to Dye Eggs Naturally
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Biodynamic Breakfast Cereals
Biodynamic Breakfast Cereals
This Cinnamon Cereal Boasts Alternative Agriculture Products
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Eggplant Jerky Snacks
Eggplant Jerky Snacks
Power Plant is Now Making Alternative Jerky Meat with Eggplants
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Three-Wheel Mobility Systems
Three-Wheel Mobility Systems
The Mercane TRANSBOARD v2 is an Eco-Friendly Electric “Kickscooter”
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Spider Silk Protein Ties
Spider Silk Protein Ties
The Bolt Threads Spider Silk Ties are Crafted from Lab-Harvested Fibers
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Completely Compostable Coffee Pods
Completely Compostable Coffee Pods
Muskoka Roastery's Coffee Pods Completely Biodegrade in 84 Days
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Water-Saving Shampoo Bottles
Water-Saving Shampoo Bottles
This Package Makes People Aware of Shower Water Consumption
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LED Pest Repellers
LED Pest Repellers
DTM Care's Unique 4-in-1 Device is Safe to Use Anywhere Around the Home
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Water-Only Cleaning Cloths
Water-Only Cleaning Cloths
e-cloth's 'Safe Home Baby Care Set' Cleans Without Harsh Chemicals
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Competitively Priced Electric Cars
Competitively Priced Electric Cars
The Lucid Motors Air Will Cost Less Than a Tesla Model S
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Recycled Sneaker Containers
Recycled Sneaker Containers
The New Nike Air Max Container is Made from Lids and Drink Containers
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Air Filtration Billboards
Air Filtration Billboards
Toyota's "Eco-Billboard" Removes Nitrogen Dioxide from the Air
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Realistic Driving Performance Toys
Realistic Driving Performance Toys
The Enduro Toy Cars are Interactive and Eco-Friendly
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Eco-Friendly Paper Laundry Detergent
Eco-Friendly Paper Laundry Detergent
Dizolve Reduces Transportation Pollution by 94 Percent
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Energy-Generating Vehicles
Energy-Generating Vehicles
The 'Changan' Ultra-Efficient Vehicle Harnesses Power from Many Sources
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Solar Roof Hybrid Vehicles
Solar Roof Hybrid Vehicles
Panasonic Developed a Solar Car Roof for the Toyota Prius
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Affordable Fully Electric Vehicles
Affordable Fully Electric Vehicles
Volvo Cars Announced an EV with a 250 Mile Range for 2019
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Ugly Fruit Juices
Ugly Fruit Juices
Misfit Juicery Takes Misshapen Produce and Blends Them into Beverages
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Soaring French Sky Gardens
Soaring French Sky Gardens
The Occitanie Tower Will Be the City of Toulouse's First Skyscraper
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Vegan Deli Restaurants
Vegan Deli Restaurants
Montreal's Gusta Foods is a New Gourmet, Plant-Based Restaurant
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Opulent Electric Convertibles
Opulent Electric Convertibles
The Bentley EXP 12 Speed 6e Features an Electric Powertrain
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Polluted Art Galleries
Polluted Art Galleries
This Pop-Up Gallery Exclusively Features Art Made with Air Pollution
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Inked Pollution Murals
Inked Pollution Murals
These Awareness-Raising Billboards Were Made with Air-Ink Technology
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Garden Highway Structures
Garden Highway Structures
The 'Green Circle' Balances the Offset of Highway Roads in Urban Areas
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Organic Ocean Waste Stools
Organic Ocean Waste Stools
The 'Zostera' Sitting Stool is Made from Eelgrass and Bio-Resin
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Solar Window Pane Chargers
Solar Window Pane Chargers
The Notos Solar Window Charger Keeps Devices Running
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9
Eco-Friendly Cork Surfboards
Eco-Friendly Cork Surfboards
The 'KORKO' Surfing Surfboard is Sustainable Crafted and Affordable
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Biodegradable Seagrass Packaging
Biodegradable Seagrass Packaging
Felix Pottinger has Designed a Packaging System for Food
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Slim Solar Smartphone Cases
Slim Solar Smartphone Cases
The 'Synthetic' Solar iPhone Case Enables Eco-Friendly Charging
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Photovoltaic Skating Rinks
Photovoltaic Skating Rinks
This Concept Uses Ice Skating to Generate Electricity
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Solar Panel Security Cameras
Solar Panel Security Cameras
The 'Solar Cam' HD Outdoor Security Camera Draws Energy from the Sun
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Healthy Biodegradable Food Packaging
Healthy Biodegradable Food Packaging
This Anti-Microbial Food Packing Material Degrades Naturally
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3
Solar Panel Window Coverings
Solar Panel Window Coverings
The 'Solar Blind' Solar Window Coverings Generate Power
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2
Eco-Friendly Adult Scooters
Eco-Friendly Adult Scooters
The 'OjO' Commuter Scooter Offers Solid Range and Speed
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Portable Self-Sufficient Homes
Portable Self-Sufficient Homes
This Sustainable and Autonomous House is Solely Run on Solar Power
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