Burden shifting and the environment occurs when there is a transfer of environmental impacts from one point or business to another. This may happen, as an illustration from a supply chain , if a package is light-weighted by replacing a recyclable material with a non-recyclable material that has no waste collection and reprocessing facilities. Read more..
Cradle to gate is a term used to describe the one-way, linear material flows that exist in industrialized societies. Resources are extracted, manufactured into products, used and often disposed of in a landfill or waste to energy facility. Read more..
Eco Bag is bags made organically, often biodegradable in case of bags made for groceries; a better alternative is to use organic cotton; the best alternative is to remake from a dead product (fabrics) that otherwise would be landfill. Read more..
Environmental design is a new approach in planning consumer products and industrial processes that are ecologically sustainable and intelligent, and healthy both the environment and humans. Read more..