Day: April 14, 2018

Design for the Environment

Design for the Environment

Design for the Environment


“How can we design items so that they are not harmful to human health and the environment?”


Traditionally, human-made items and products have been designed without regard for the environment. However, how can we use our engineering mindset differently? Well, through one method known as Design for the Environment, items will be designed such that processing, manufacturing, packaging, and energy efficiency of their life-cycle will use as little resources as possible.