Creating a product that can be recycled or reused at the end of its useful life is an important part of the product development process. This is not only to fulfil the personal ethical standards of engineers and scientists but also to comply with increasingly stringent environmental regulations. Sustainability is an important element in product development, especially at a time when consumers are demanding environmentally friendly products.
To create more sustainable plastics, scientists have developed a new type of bioplastic made from vanillin that can be degraded with light.
The circular economy is an economic system that is restorative and regenerative by design.
In the last few years, sustainable design and innovation has become a global trend. But what exactly is design for sustainability? What are its benefits? And how can you