Essays about: "Eco-Design"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 27 essays containing the word Eco-Design.

  1. 1. An exploratory study of the prospects and application of life cycle perspective and ISO 14001 in product design and development as a means of sustainability excellence

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad; Högskolan i Halmstad

    Author : Stanley Worgu; Adibi Soroush; [2020]
    Keywords : International Standard Organization ISO ; Product life cycle perspectives PLCP ; Sustainable development; ISO 14001; ISO 9001; Ecosystem; Product design and development; Environmental management system EMS . Eco-design; Sustainable Product Design;

    Abstract : Product life cycle perspective, a concept emanating from sustainable product development has gradually emerged as one of the key areas in product design and development. Several studies and research have shown the direct co-relationship between product design, development and manufacturing and its impact on our environment and ecosystem. READ MORE

  2. 2. Integrating Sustainability Practices at Design Consultancies : A Case Study at Prevas AB

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik; Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Kimaya Sudheer Bharale; Wilhelm Stenberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Product Sustainability; Product Development; Design Consultancies; Eco-Design; Gartner Hype Cycle;

    Abstract : Working toward a sustainable environment and society has never been as high a priority as it is today. Numerous studies worldwide have concluded that if no actions are taken, it will be too late to ensure the survival of future generations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Promoting a Circular Economy in the Mobile Phone Product System in China

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Shihui Wang; [2020]
    Keywords : Mobile phone; System dynamics model; Sustainability profit; Old-for-new policy; Eco-design; Product service system;

    Abstract : The concept of the circular economy has been introduced to China and encouraged to be implemented in manufacturing industries by the government in recent years. The implementation of a circular economy in the mobile phone product system can potentially serve as a solution to reducing a significant amount of waste mobile phones. READ MORE

  4. 4. ISO 14001:2015 Life Cycle Perspective

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Keywords : ISO 14001:2015; Life cycle perspective; Environmental Management System EMS ; Life cycle assessment; Sustainability; Design and Development; Eco- Design; Life cycle thinking.;

    Abstract : Our research is based on data triangulation methodology by which we are going to answer the question with a combination of two elements: the design and development in combination with life cycle perspective according to ISO 14001:2015 and organization consider the life cycle perspective when they design and develop their products, in a modified form introducing many new aspects of life-cycle thinking. This Master’sthesis aims to discuss the Sustainability approach through the use of Environmental Management Standards (EMS), the results achieved by organizations that implement and certify those EMS, and a special focus on the current process of ISO 14001:2015 revision and the logic behind it. READ MORE

  5. 5. Life Cycle Perspective in relation to ISO 14001 : 2015 and associated impacts of Design For Environment (DFE) and Sustainable development

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Vishnu Vattamparambil Nalan; Suraj Satheesan; [2020]
    Keywords : ISO 1400:2015; Environmental Management Systems; Life cycle perspective; Design for Environment; Eco-design; Design for Sustainability;

    Abstract : ISO 14001:2015 is a certifiable environmental management standard applicable to any enterprise, large or small, in all fields of manufacturing or trades and services. It is the updated version of the previous ISO 14001:2004 standard. READ MORE