The link between Life Cycle Design and innovation

  title={The link between Life Cycle Design and innovation},
  author={M. Ernzer and N. Bey},
  journal={2003 EcoDesign 3rd International Symposium on Environmentally Conscious Design and Inverse Manufacturing},
  • M. Ernzer, N. Bey
  • Published 2003 in
    2003 EcoDesign 3rd International Symposium on…
Forthcoming products of engineering must not only be of sound quality and cost effective; they must also be optimized ecologically. Therefore, the question if optimizing the environmental performance of a product hinders or supports innovation is a commonly asked one. This paper addresses this issue and shows how Life Cycle Design reveals new challenges in… CONTINUE READING