Ecodesign

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Ecodesign
Category Sustainable Development Terms
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Last Edit Date 2018-06-20

Ecodesign means :

SDABC2015.png The ABC for Sustainable Cities - A glossary for policy makers. 1st edition (2015)

Ecodesign is the culmination of a holistic, conscious and proactive approach. It consists in designing a product -or service- so as to minimize its impacts on the environment. Ecodesign applies at every stage in a product’s life: raw material extraction, production, packaging, distribution, use, recovery, recycling, incineration, et c.

UNEP.ECO-DESIGN, production without destruction, http://www.unep.org/PDF/sc/Eco-design_resourcekit-2.pdf