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Unformatted text preview: Minimising Environmental Impact: Who is responsible?
Results of consumer opinion survey - UK •
• Individuals (Consumers)
Institutions ME4211 Development of Green Products 1 UPK / MECH Producer Responsibility
• Raw materials
§ • Green procurement practices
Use of less materials
Use of materials with less environmental impact / renewable
§ Use of fewer resources
Cleaner production practices
• § • Minimise pollution and waste Use less packaging Enhancing green aspects of products (cont’d on next
§ Product durability
Repairability / upgradability
Recyclability ME4211 Development of Green Products 2 UPK / MECH ...
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This note was uploaded on 12/07/2011 for the course ME ME4211 taught by Professor Dr.a.vyas during the Winter '11 term at NYU Poly.
- Winter '11