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An integrated eco-design decision making tool

Romli, Awanis, Prickett, Paul ORCID:, Setchi, Rossitza ORCID: and Soe, Shwe 2016. An integrated eco-design decision making tool. Presented at: SDM 2016, Crete, Greece, 4-6 April 2016. Published in: Setchi, R., Howlett, R., Liu, Y. and Theobald, P. eds. Sustainable Design and Manufacturing 2016. Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies , vol.52 Cham: Springer, 10.1007/978-3-319-32098-4_46

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The application of an integrated eco-design decision making tool is presented as a case study considering the design of an office chair base. This study brings together the analysis of factors relating to manufacturing processes, product usage and end-of-life strategy to demonstrate the operation of an eco-design case-based reasoning tool. This is shown to meet the requirement of the data storage, retrieval and re-use. A framework is provided to facilitate the application of sustainability criteria in the early design phase in a context with which designers are familiar. Such consideration can be made more understandable and relevant as more information is added. This makes all aspects of the process more rewarding for the participants and increases considerations of sustainability.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Engineering
Subjects: T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 978-3-319-32098-4
Last Modified: 05 Jan 2024 04:51

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