Eco Design for closed loop economic system: Necessities & Constraints

moderator: Marjana Dermelj, Služba Vlade Republike Slovenije za razvoj in evropsko kohezijsko politiko
author: Charlotte Rix Nicolajsen, ARDI Rhône-Alpes
author: Wouter Ulburghs, Public Waste Agency of Flanders (OVAM)
author: Lidija Pritrižnik, Gorenje design studio, družba za oblikovanje
author: Barbara Prinčič, Akademija za likovno umetnost in oblikovanje (ALUO), Univerza v Ljubljani
author: Jurij Dobrila, Designers Society of Slovenia
published: July 6, 2011,   recorded: June 2011,   views: 3667

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It helps companies to build a new range of products and services, making the environment their new source of competitive advantage and adding value with a reduced environmental impact. The method has 3 stages: offering SMEs a personalized audit of their practices and their situation in terms of in-novation, marketing and the environment in order to determine their environmental strategy (eco-design, eco-innovation or diversification); finding new ideas and coming up with innovative concepts according to the defined strategy; Helping SMEs to set up action plans to prioritize ideas produced and to transform them into innovative projects.

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