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Trayak EcoDesigner

Trayak EcoDesigner for Solid Edge

Al Dean take a look at EcoDesigner from Trayak which brings LCA tools to Solid Edge community

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Will sustainability usher in the next “golden era” of design?

Amy Rowell, asks: ‘what’s driving design for a sustainable future?’ and seeks your help

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SM and Spartech

Spartech Corp collaborates on LCA with Sustainable Minds

Aiming to build a comprehensive LCA dataset for plastics processors by collaborating on LCI data capture

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Autodesk Sustainability Workshop: Making complex accessible

We find out more about Autodesk’s Sustainability Workshop’s exciting new updates

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What’s shaping sustainable design?

Chris Sherwin shares how far sustainability has progressed in design over 15 years

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Sustainable materials gallery

Some sustainable material choices

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Whole systems thinking in design

Sustainability can be an innovation tool, say Dawn Danby and Jeremy Faludi

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Non disposable heroes

Oregon firm presents a strong case for green manufacturing

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Reconfiguring for clean tech

The sun shines for DEK Solar

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Embracing sustainable product design

Sustainability in a competitive world

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Sustainable Innovation 2011 - Farnham, UK, 24th – 25th October

A preview of the Sustainable Innovation 2011 conference

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A little light reading

Books on sustainability in time for your summer travels

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sustainable minds 2.0

Sustainable Minds LCA 2.0

Pioneering technology for life cycle assessment in environmentally-conscious industry

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SolidWorks Green Design competition

SolidWorks launches Green Design Contest to celebrate Earth Day

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IDC’s LCA Calculator

Putting sustainable design at the heart of the development process with a new LCA Calculator

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Sitting pretty

Using an Eco-dematerialised design approach to create the Sayl chair with fewer parts and fewer materials.

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Sustainable design gallery

Four companies, four unique approaches to sustainable product development

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Back to basics - Light-weighting & optimisation

Al Dean explores one of the key concepts in sustainable design and how it relates to product development.

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Getting a foot into Life Cycle Assessment

Choosing the right material, for the right application, for the smallest environmental impact

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Eco Materials Adviser

A materials selection system from Autodesk and Granta Design built directly into Inventor 2012

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Profile: Sam Harrington, Ecovative

Interview with Sam Harrington, Ecovative’s environmental director

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Profile: Aaron Fournier, thinksound

Interview with thinksound’s founder Aaron Fournier

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Profile: Justin Discoe, Sprig

Interview with Justin Discoe, Sprig’s co-founder

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Profile: Nicolas Roope - Plumen

Interview with Nicolas Roope, creator of the Plumen bulb

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