How can you make an impact through design?
Integrating sustainability and circularity into your design from the start is paramount for ensuring relevance and efficiency. Product development and design focus primarily on performance and functionality. However, design for longevity, repair and recycling are highly relevant if you aim for producing a sustainable product. In the design phase you can add various sustainable value components to your product.
You will find links to websites, articles and reports that can give you a further introduction into the innovative field of design. It has mostly a focus on design within the lifestyle industry, but we are working on bringing more perspectives on design in the future.
How to Build a Circular Economy.
A set of sustainable design strategies for textile and fashion designers.
Circular economy with a focus on plastics and textiles.
Circular economy concern designing out waste, regenerating ecosystems and keeping items in use.