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34-ME4211 - Assessment of Greenness of a Product It is...

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1 UPK / MECH ME4211 Development of Green Products Assessment of Greenness of a Product It is important to assess the ‘greenness’ of the products designed/re-designed using green design approach Reasons § To make future decisions on further improvements § To generate marketing information Essential tool: Life-cycle Assessment (LCA)
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2 UPK / MECH ME4211 Development of Green Products Life Cycle Assessment - LCA Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) is a method to quantitatively assess the environmental impact of a product throughout its
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3 UPK / MECH ME4211 Development of Green Products Purpose of Life-cycle assessment Minimize the magnitude of pollution Conserve ecological systems Develop and utilize cleaner technologies Maximize recycling of materials and waste Apply the most appropriate pollution prevention and abatement techniques 3
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4 UPK / MECH ME4211 Development of Green Products What is the need of life-cycle assessment?
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