Using Xeros’ proprietary polymer beads and just a fraction of the water used by a normal machine, Hyatt could cut laundry costs by 50 percent.
See how two designers are plucking washing machine drums from the dumps of their native Beirut and turning them into bold furnishings inspired by their Lebanese roots.
Perfected with the help of the impoverished Peruvian women who would use it, the GiraDora pedal-powered clothes washing and drying system takes a Spark Award.
Disposable diapers are incredibly wasteful, while cloth diapers are labor-intensive—so this solar-powered diaper washing concept could be just the answer.
The new Whirlpool Duet WFW9750W steam washer, using steam to help assist in certain wash cycles, gains high marks for energy efficiency and water savings.