Green Products by Design: Choices for a Cleaner Environment
Publisher: University Press of the Pacific 1992
Number of pages: 119
Traditional formulas of environmental management are being reassessed. In this report, OTA provides a conceptual overview of how designers might integrate environmental concerns with traditional design objectives, and how policymakers can best take advantage of such opportunities.
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