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Product Design Challenge Winners Announced

The Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute and Autodesk announced today the winners of the inaugural Product Design Challenge.

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Beauty Packaging magazine features William McDonough

Editor-in-chief Jamie Matusow of Beauty Packaging, interviews William McDonough about his thoughts on eco-designed packaging and sustainable solutions.

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May 28: Plantronics Groundbreaking

Construction for the new Plantronics European headquarters: Soundscape, is set to begin on Thursday May 28, 2015.

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May 13: McDonough Oppenheim Lecture to Air On UCTV

William McDonough's Oppenheim lecture is set to premier on UCTV on Wednesday, May 13

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April 28: Method manufacturing facility grand opening

Method’s new manufacturing facility, located in the Pullman neighborhood of Chicago’s south side, is scheduled to open on Tuesday, April 28th.

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June 1: Roger Schickedantz to keynote at 2015 Grey to Green

Director and Architect at William McDonough + Partners, Roger Schickedantz will be keynoting at Grey to Green 2015.

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Why do less when you can do better?

Last month, William McDonough was a guest of the UCLA Institute of Sustainability. This Q&A piece by student contributor Yazmine Mihojevich explores the roots of his work and how he’s applying these ideas today, as well as what he sees ahead. Read the full article: “William McDonough is focused on building a beneficial footprint“

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Meadow Farm House is Architectural Record’s House of the Month

William McDonough + Partners worked with a passionate family and a committed team of consultants to create a new home in Northern California. A first look at professional photography of the home is featured as Architectural Record’s House of the Month, with a story by Deborah Snoonian Glenn, who talked with William McDonough about how […]

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May 6: McDonough to keynote at U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s 2015 Sustainability Forum

On May 6 & 7, 2015, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, in partnership with The Ellen MacArthur Foundation, will host the 2015 Sustainability Forum. The event joins influential leaders and thinkers, from different business, government and nonprofit organizations from around the world, to explore the impact of the circular economy on businesses. Through a […]

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February 18: William McDonough speaks at UCLA

Updated: March 13, 2015 On February 18, 2015, at UCLA’s Fowler Museum, William McDonough will be giving a lecture, “Cradle to Cradle: Design for the Circular Economy,” part of the Oppenheim Lecture Series. Part of UCLA’s Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, the Oppenheim Lecture Series was established by Patricia Oppenheim with her family in […]

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March 12: William McDonough keynote discusses material health

William McDonough will be the featured guest at the March 12 gathering in Chicago, hosted by HOK, AIA Chicago, USGBC and Shaw Contract Group. “Material Health: Authentic Transparency and Optimization,” is the title of McDonough’s special keynote presentation on March 12, 2015, in Chicago.  As a global sustainability leader and architect, McDonough will discuss why material health […]

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