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Design And Manufacture For Sustainable Development: 2003

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Title: Design And Manufacture For Sustainable ...

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The increasing demand for energy, raw materials and goods arisingfrom world population growth, the emerging concept of sustainabledevelopment is concerned with meeting such challenges. The widelyaccepted Brundtland definition of sustainable development statesthat it is the ability to meet the needs of the present withoutcompromising the ability of future generations to meet their ownneeds.

The papers in this volume are from a conference organised by theUniversity of Liverpool in September 2003 and are dedicated to theholistic study and interchange of ideas on the theory, technology,tools, methodology for the entire product life cycle within theframework of sustainable development.

Design and Manufacture for Sustainable Development 2003brings together industry leaders and the cutting edge ofacademic research in this critical area and includes,

  • Life cycle engineering - from methodology to enterpriseculture
  • teaching mechanical engineering course relating to theenvironment
  • Biodegradable plastics for hygenic disposable products
  • Assessment for product sustainability
  • An exploration of the role values play in designer decisionmaking and how this effects ecodesign outcomes
  • Laser technology applied to sustainable demolition andhigh-energy, re-usable bricks
  • Sustainability principles for product design
  • Public perceptions of sustainability, energy efficiency andrecycling - how these can inform the design process

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