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Top 90 Eco Trends in February

From Sustainable Wineries to Farm-Integrated Buildings

— February 25, 2018 — Eco
February 2018 eco trends reveal the increased integration of eco-friendly production into the alcohol industry, as well as an enhanced focus on creating green oases in urban areas.

An example of the former includes Silver Oak Winery's new state-of-the-art, sustainable facility–which aims to reduce water and energy use. Other examples include E6PR's compostable beer packaging, as well as Budweiser's renewed focus on green production–the company is aiming to use 100% renewable energy in production by the year 2025.

With urban spaces often being hotbeds of population-powered pollution, brands are aiming to reduce the environmental impact these areas have. Examples include the Plantagon's World Food Building, which is a building that contains farm-integrated designs, and the Recycled Park proposal which transforms plastic waste into a green oasis that floats on a river.
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Water-Monitoring Swan Mechanisms
Water-Monitoring Swan Mechanisms
These Robotic Swans Make Sure That Singapore Has Clean Water
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89
Electric Shuttle Buses
Electric Shuttle Buses
This Eco-Friendly Transit Vehicle Will Transport Fans to Super Bowl 52
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88
Lab-Grown Leather-Bound Books
Lab-Grown Leather-Bound Books
Paul Shapiro's 'Clean Meat' Boasts a Cruelty-Free Leather Cover
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87
Eco Energy Supply Systems
Eco Energy Supply Systems
The Audi Smart Energy Network Combines Solar Power, Storage and More
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86
Sound-Measuring Tsunami Warnings
Sound-Measuring Tsunami Warnings
Mathematicians Measure Sound Signals to Predict Tsunamis
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85
Proposed Wildlife Sanctuaries
Proposed Wildlife Sanctuaries
Antarctica Could House the World's Largest Wildlife Sanctuary
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84
Solar-Powered A-Frames
Solar-Powered A-Frames
'M.A.Di' is a Solar-Powered Structure That Can Be Built in Hours
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83
Floating Flood-Protection Villages
Floating Flood-Protection Villages
BIG and Two Other Firms Created a Masterplan for Islais Creek
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82
Ultrasonic Clothes Dryers
Ultrasonic Clothes Dryers
Oak Ridge National Laboratory is Working on a Heat-Free Dryer
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81
Sporty Reusable Gift Wrap
Sporty Reusable Gift Wrap
Decathlon's Gift Wrapping Doubles as Basic Sports Gear
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80
Sentimental Naturally Mined Diamonds
Sentimental Naturally Mined Diamonds
Ada Diamonds Make Jewelry from a Consumer's Special Memories
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79
Cardboard Baby Boosters
Cardboard Baby Boosters
TOO baby design's 'RIALZOO' is an Eco-Friendly Child Seat
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78
Biodegradable Coffee Capsules
Biodegradable Coffee Capsules
The Foodies Larder Decaf Coffee Capsules are Compostable
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77
Locally Sourced School Buildings
Locally Sourced School Buildings
This Texas Engineering School's Building is Beautifully Designed
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76
Matter-Themed Exhibitions
Matter-Themed Exhibitions
Toronto Design Offsite's 'Matter' Exhibit is Hosted by Urbanspace
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75
App-Connected Mobility Scooters
App-Connected Mobility Scooters
The Ujet Challenges Traditional Assisted Transportation
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74
Punctuation-Inspired EV Chargers
Punctuation-Inspired EV Chargers
The 'Exclamation Mark' EV Charging Concept Highlights Simplicity
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73
Blackwater-Recycling Skyscrapers
Blackwater-Recycling Skyscrapers
The Salesforce Tower Will Host a In-House Sewage Recycling System
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72
Zero-Waste Sporting Events
Zero-Waste Sporting Events
The First Zero-Waste Super Bowl is Set to Occur in a Minnesota Arena
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71
Record-Breaking Ice Towers
Record-Breaking Ice Towers
The Flamenco Ice Tower is 31 Meters Tall
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70
Nature-Inspired Vehicle Concepts
Nature-Inspired Vehicle Concepts
The 'E-Jiffy' Electric Vehicle is an Efficient Way to Get Around
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69
Clean Protein Pet Meals
Clean Protein Pet Meals
Wild Earth Offers Clean Protein for Pets Without Animal Ingredients
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68
Repurposed Relish Condiments
Repurposed Relish Condiments
The Sweet, Spicy & Sour 'Rescued Relish' is Made from Excess Produce
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67
Ethically Made Chocolate Bars
Ethically Made Chocolate Bars
Land Chocolate is a Delicious Treat That's Made Mindfully
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66
Solar Bike-Upgrading Kits
Solar Bike-Upgrading Kits
The 'Solar Basket' Charges Your eBike as You Ride
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65
Upcycled Computer Jewelry
Upcycled Computer Jewelry
Dell Partnered with Nikki Reed to Create a Dell Jewelry Collection
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64
Vegan Deli Meats
Vegan Deli Meats
Quorn Released a New Line of Vegan Deli Meat Slices
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63
Vacuum-Sealed Water Bottles
Vacuum-Sealed Water Bottles
The Healthy Human Stein is an Innovative and Stylish Metal Bottle
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62
Environmentally Conscious Beers
Environmentally Conscious Beers
Budweiser's Green Logo is a New Commitment to Renewable Energy
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61
Farm-Integrated Buildings
Farm-Integrated Buildings
Plantagon's World Food Building Has a 60-Meter Vertical Urban Farm
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60
Soda Brand Recycling Campaigns
Soda Brand Recycling Campaigns
The New Coca-Cola Recycling Initiative Will be Complete by 2030
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59
Urban Conservation Parks
Urban Conservation Parks
This Sustainable Architecture Project Harmonizes Design and Nature
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58
High-Tech Electric Taxis
High-Tech Electric Taxis
London's TX Electric Taxi is on the Roads and is Ready to Lead the Future
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57
Sustainable Denim Jeans
Sustainable Denim Jeans
The G-Star Elwood RFTPi Style is Made with Low Water and Organic Cotton
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56
Multi-Use Green Buildings
Multi-Use Green Buildings
The New Nordic Light Building Will Be Covered in Greenery
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55
Upcycled Furniture Footwear
Upcycled Furniture Footwear
This Berlin Artist Makes Footwear from Furniture Found on the Street
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54
Solar Panelled Heritage Trains
Solar Panelled Heritage Trains
This Eco-Friendly Restored Train in Australia Runs on Solar Power
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53
Soil-Creating Recycling Bins
Soil-Creating Recycling Bins
The 'FoodCycler' Food Recycler Reduces Waste By up to 90%
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52
End-to-End Domestic Energy Solutions
End-to-End Domestic Energy Solutions
Nissan Energy Solar Tackles Home Energy Management
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51
Eco-Friendly Sportswear Lines
Eco-Friendly Sportswear Lines
H&M's "In It For The Long Run" Was Made from Recycled Materials
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50
Plant-Based Beverage Packaging
Plant-Based Beverage Packaging
So Delicious Dairy Free Has Unveiled a New Sustainable Bottle
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49
Dog Poo-Powered Lights
Dog Poo-Powered Lights
This Gas Street Lamp in Worcestershire, UK Runs On Canine Excrement
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48
Floating Frozen Hotels
Floating Frozen Hotels
Arctic Bath Hotel and Spa in Arctic Sweden Sits on the Lule River
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47
Bee Survival Aid Devices
Bee Survival Aid Devices
Bee Hospital Helps the Declining Bee Population Adapt to Urban Cities
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46
Extreme Weather Homes
Extreme Weather Homes
SURVIV(AL) House is a Solar-Powered and Resilient Structure
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45
Repurposed Mill Hostels
Repurposed Mill Hostels
Vector Studio Creatively Repurposed an Old Sugar Cane Mill in China
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44
Quick-Charge Electric Vehicles
Quick-Charge Electric Vehicles
The BYTON Concept Impresses with 250 Miles of Range at CES 2018
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43
Eco-Friendly Land Locked Surfing
Eco-Friendly Land Locked Surfing
The Unit Surf Pool Allows You to Surf with Zero Water Consumption
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42
Eco-Friendly Terraced Offices
Eco-Friendly Terraced Offices
The 'Googleplex' is an Environmentally Friendly Office Complex
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41
Solar-Heated Igloos
Solar-Heated Igloos
Montreal's Igloofest Featured Temporary Winter Home 'Celcius'
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40
Fully Sustainable Wineries
Fully Sustainable Wineries
The Silver Oak Winery Embraces Modern Design and Ecological Production
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39
Panoramic Birdwatching Landscapes
Panoramic Birdwatching Landscapes
Herdla Tower is a Modern Wooden Birdwatching Destination
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38
Electric Sports Cars
Electric Sports Cars
Ampere Motor USA's Low-Slung Budget Electric Car Only Has Three Wheels
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37
Autonomous Delivery Cars
Autonomous Delivery Cars
Nuro's Self-Driving Delivery Vehicle Only Transports Goods, Not Humans
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36
Celebratory Restored Cars
Celebratory Restored Cars
A Restored Original Land Rover Celebrates the Brand's 70th Anniversary
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35
Environment-Accommodating Skyscrapers
Environment-Accommodating Skyscrapers
The Symbiotic Towers are Designed for the Dubai Landscape
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34
Baby Clothing Rental Services
Baby Clothing Rental Services
'Tchibo Share' is an Online Baby Clothing Rental Service
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33
Treed Social Housing Projects
Treed Social Housing Projects
'Trudo Vertical Forest' Has Been Approved in Eindhoven, Holland
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32
Underground Urban Farms
Underground Urban Farms
This Underground Farm in Paris Uses Hydroponics to Grow Organic Produce
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31
Artistic Solar Panel Blinds
Artistic Solar Panel Blinds
The 'Rolar Blinds' Draw Energy From the Sun as They Cover Windows
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30
Sustainable Student Housing
Sustainable Student Housing
Pomona College's New Housing is LEED Platinum Certified
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29
Rideshare-Accommodating Vehicles
Rideshare-Accommodating Vehicles
The Mercedes-Benz 'Smart Vision EQ' is Ready for the Future
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28
Atmosphere-Inspired Installations
Atmosphere-Inspired Installations
Chris Cheung Visualizes Carbon Dioxide in a Mesmerizing Way
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27
Fast Food Recycling Initiatives
Fast Food Recycling Initiatives
McDonald's Recycling Project Aims to Make Eco-Friendly Packaging
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26
Handcrafted Reclaimed Wood Furniture
Handcrafted Reclaimed Wood Furniture
Wabu Makes Unique Furniture with Up to Three Pieces of Wood
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Eco-Friendly Cork Toy Blocks
Eco-Friendly Cork Toy Blocks
These Construction Toys by QURKIES are Soft and Silent
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24
Magnetic Makeup Clutches
Magnetic Makeup Clutches
'The Palette' by Salt New York is a Stylish Magnetic Makeup Case
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23
Tree-Covered Canopy Towers
Tree-Covered Canopy Towers
Sou Fujimoto's Mixed-Use Canopy Building is Coming to Nice, France
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22
Electric Three-Wheeled Coupes
Electric Three-Wheeled Coupes
The Vanderhall Edison was Unveiled by the Company at CES 2018
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21
Fast Sustainable Houses
Fast Sustainable Houses
This Bamboo Frame for Social Housing Can Be Made in One Week
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20
Energy Generating Monorails
Energy Generating Monorails
This Suspended Monorail Concept Has Turbines to Capture Wind Energy
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19
Carbon-Reducing Product Packaging
Carbon-Reducing Product Packaging
Ecologic Emphasizes Innovation in Eco-Friendly Product Packaging
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18
Recycled Park Proposals
Recycled Park Proposals
This Netherlands-Based Proposal Aims to Offer a Solution to Plastic Waste
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17
Authentic Military Streetwear
Authentic Military Streetwear
The MYAR Brand Recovers Military Apparel for Contemporary Use
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Eco-Friendly Miniature Furniture
Eco-Friendly Miniature Furniture
EcoBirdy Makes Children's Furniture That Teaches About Recycling
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15
Apple Leather Handbags
Apple Leather Handbags
LUCKYNELLY Makes the World's First Vegan Luxury Handbags from Fruit
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14
Highly Sustainable Hotels
Highly Sustainable Hotels
1 Hotels Teaches Its Guest the Importance of the Natural Environment
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13
Towable Tiny Homes
Towable Tiny Homes
The 'Wanderlust' Home Features Wooden Accents and a Shed-Inspired Design
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12
Compostable Beer Packaging
Compostable Beer Packaging
The 'Eco Six-Pack Ring' is Crafted from Barley and Wheat
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11
Airtight Universal Kitchen Lids
Airtight Universal Kitchen Lids
The Two Pillars 'UniLid' Fits Any Kind of Dish or Container
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10
Angular Electric Sports Cars
Angular Electric Sports Cars
The 'Lumen' Electric Supercar Offers 250 Miles of Range
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9
Alternative Camping Cabins
Alternative Camping Cabins
The Small-Space 'Rolling Huts' are a Modern Camping Alternative
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8
Environmental Disaster Shelters
Environmental Disaster Shelters
this Ecological residence buries itself during hurricane winds
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7
Traditionally Built Adventure Cabins
Traditionally Built Adventure Cabins
Troll's Peak Cabin Was Built to Withstand the Elements
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6
Tech-Infused Vintage Concept Vehicles
Tech-Infused Vintage Concept Vehicles
Volkswagen I.D Buzz Combines Retro Design with Technology
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5
Activated Charcoal Bioplastics
Activated Charcoal Bioplastics
This Gelatinous Biomaterial Was Designed to Reduce Air Pollution
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4
Personal Hydroelectric Energy Generators
Personal Hydroelectric Energy Generators
The 'Blue Freedom' Power Plant Harnesses Natural Energy
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3
Upcycled Sports Centers
Upcycled Sports Centers
The Halsskov Water Sports Center Uses Upcycled Goods to Create Fun Spaces
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2
Interactive Kids Composting Units
Interactive Kids Composting Units
The 'Fytó' Teaches Food Waste Awareness for Young Ones
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1
Road-Ready Electric Bikes
Road-Ready Electric Bikes
UBCO Electric Bikes are Now Legal to Drive in the USA
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