Category Archives: Sustainable products

A new organisation promoting life cycle thinking has been born

A new member-based grass-root organisation for promotion of life cycle thinking has been born. Back to back the LCM2015 conference in Bordeaux on 3rd September "the Forum for Sustainability through Life Cycle Innovation" had its inaugural meeting in form of a workshop, where Allan Astrup Jensen, Nipsect, gave the welcome address (slides below). LIFE CYCLE MANAGEMENT welcome…
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A memorable conference in Bordeaux, France

The 7th International Conference on Life Cycle Management (LCM2015), "Mainstreaming Life Cycle Management for sustainable value creation", was held in Bordeaux 2015, August 30 – September 02 during a period of tropical heat. All abstracts and the program book can be downloaded from the website. The conference chair Professor Guido Sonnemann welcomed the 663 participants and…
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Green Chemistry awards are a success in the USA

Green Chemistry is the design of chemical products and processes that reduce or eliminate the generation of hazardous substances. Green chemistry applies across the life cycle of a chemical product, including its design, manufacture, use, and ultimate disposal. Green chemistry is also known as sustainable chemistry. One of the pioneers in Green Chemistry is Professor Paul…
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Earth Day, April 22, 2014

The first Earth Day was launched April 22, 1970, before sustainability became really fashionable. The Earth Day this year celebrated two days ago concentrated on Green Cities. On this 44th birthday John Elkington and Jochen Zeitz posted a blog about what the Earth Day should focus on in the future. My good friend John Elkington…
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