What are the latest innovations that will help us combat climate change, reduce waste, support biodiversity and build a circular economy? What should we prioritize now to make the biggest short-term impact, and what areas of sustainable design and architecture will have the most enduring, long-term legacy?
For both individuals and companies, the transition to a sustainable, net-zero future will be long and complex. We are facing increasing pressure to combat climate change, reduce waste, support biodiversity and build a circular economy, and the scale of this systemic change can seem bewildering. Fortunately, designers, architects and manufacturers are developing an astonishing range of ingenious materials, ecosystems, digital applications and energy-saving solutions to tackle the most complex and pressing issue of our age.
These are issues addressed in our latest trend report for 2022, where we put the spotlight on home and office tech and design innovations with a sustainability focus to expect this year and beyond.