Product development and responsible consumption:designing alternatives for sustainable lifestyles

@inproceedings{Marchand2008ProductDA,
  title={Product development and responsible consumption:designing alternatives for sustainable lifestyles},
  author={Anne lise Marchand and Stuart A Walker},
  year={2008}
}
This paper presents insights from a research project that examines the notion of ‘responsible consumption’, its relationship to consumer preferences and expectations, and its implications for product design and development. The paper discusses the issue of sustainable consumption in relation to product development and summarizes initial findings from a study conducted among people who consider themselves responsible consumers. Notably, four different profiles of ‘simplifiers’ are described. The… CONTINUE READING

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