Here's a brief synopsis of each section of our DfE guide. Use the links at the left to navigate.
The basics of DfE.
Simple DfE tools for design teams to use for assessing and comparing the environmental impact of their product concepts. Include a DfE questionnaire suitable for use by all design teams.
Ways to think about the materials you chose for your product
Joining methods you can include in your product to make it easier to take apart for reuse and recycleing.
How your product can be labeled so the customer and end of use system know what it is
Some of the most important U.S. and international regulatory drivers
Examples of DfE
A collection of useful DfE design tips
Printed material on DfE, including books.
Places to go on the web
Basic terms you will encounter when you learn about DfE
This guide to the Guide
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