Sustainable Design drives innovation using tools like biomimicry and Design for Environment Use tools (e.g., biomimicry, DfE) for product development and management with full consideration of the social and environmental impacts
Initiatives and Strategies:
Sustainable Design: Companies will approach all product development and product management decisions with full consideration of the social and environmental impacts of the product throughout its life cycle (Ceres P4.3).
Life Cycle Analysis and Footprint: LCA and Product/Service carbon/water footprint analysis is complete and available externally, including modes of transportation in production and distribution of the product (GRI Environment EN29).
Executive management led Product Development Process (PDP) is in place with approval steps on sustainability prior to release.