BIOLOGICAL AND TECHNICAL CYCLE DIAGRAM
Concept (sustainable) is a well-defined, clearly written, and apparently visual description of the new product idea that includes its primary features and consumer advantage,
Cradle to Cradle design also referred to as Cradle to Cradle, C2C, cradle two cradles, it is a holistic industrial, economic, and social framework.
CRADLE TO CRADLE GARMENT INDUSTRY ILLUSTRATION
Cradle to grave is a term used to describe the one-way, linear material flows (out and input) that exist in industrialised societies (see life cycle assessment LCA).
Design for disassembly is a way to make products so that it can easily and cost-effectively be taken apart at the end of the life to recapture materials for recycling.
Downcycle is a term used to describe a consequence of design failures to provide products status as biological nutrients or technical nutrients.
Eco-effectiveness is an approach to design promoted by McDonough and Braungart in their acclaimed book cradle to cradle. It looks for more than the incremental change that can be achieved through an ‘eco-efficiency’ approach by completely rethinking the design of products and services based on sustainability principles. Read more..