Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things is a non-fiction book by German chemist Michael Braungart and U.S. architect William McDonough. McDonough and Braungart propose catching the problem Por qué los productos deberían ir “de la cuna a la cuna”May 25, In “articles”. DE LA CUNA A LA CUNA History Es un libro publicado en por el Químico Michael Braungart y el Arquitecto William McDonough.

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The books are more durable and strong than traditional paper books, waterproof, and upcyclable. The academic research of companies lead to the elaboration of the Biosphere Rulesa set of five principles derived from nature that guide the implementation of circular models in production. Ordering information for 11 of those languages is below. C2C seeks to remove dangerous technical nutrients synthetic materials such as mutagenic materials, heavy metals and other dangerous chemicals from current life cycles.

Archived from the original on May 5, Inafter 20 years of working with companies, they saw a need to scale up the transformation.

Cradle-to-cradle design

They arranged the publication of the book in the polymer material in China. Ford Model U willixm a design concept of a car, made completely from cradle-to-cradle materials.

The term itself is a play on the popular corporate phrase “Cradle to Grave,” implying that the C2C model is sustainable and considerate of life and future generations i. Products that can be reincorporated into industrial cycles. The new board, under the auspices of the Institute, will oversee the certification moving forward. Remaking the Way We Make Things. For example, in the redesign of the Ford River Rouge Complexthe planting of Sedum stonecrop vegetation on assembly plant roofs retains and cleanses rain water.


Cover of Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Mcdonoufh Thingsarchitect William McDonough and chemist Michael Braungart present an integration ckna design and science that provides enduring benefits for society from safe materials, water and energy in circular economies and eliminates the concept of waste.

For example, a fabric factory can eliminate all harmful technical nutrients by carefully reconsidering what chemicals they use in their dyes to achieve the colours they need and attempt to do so with fewer base chemicals. Automotive design Automotive suspension design CMF design Corrugated box design Electric guitar design Furniture design Sustainable Hardware interface design Motorcycle design Packaging and labeling Photographic lens design Product design Production design Sensory design Service design.


Remaking the Way We Make Things Buildings, like trees, that produce more energy than they consume and that purify their waste. Archived from the original PDF on 24 July They gifted a license to the certification system and methodology to the public through the creation qilliam the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute. La materia debe fluir. Birth control Family planning Control Overpopulation Zero growth. Der Umweltretter Michael Braungart”.

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For the book, see Cradle to Cradle: Independence, openness, and transparency are the Institute’s first objectives for the certification protocols. The reading of Cradle to Cradle leaves one optimistic about the future of the planet.


Anthropocene Earth system governance Ecological modernization Environmental governance Environmentalism Global catastrophic risk Human impact on the environment Planetary boundaries Wil,iam sustainability Stewardship Sustainable development. The center’s research produced the Biosphere Rulesa set of five implementation principles that facilitate the adoption of closed loop production approaches with a minimum of disruption for established companies.

It suggests that the ” reduce reuse recycle ” mcdinough perpetuate this cradle-to-grave strategy, and that more changes need to be made.

The C2C model can be applied to almost any system in modern society: Cradle to Cradle is obligatory reading for industrial designers, businesspeople, executives, students, architects and anyone interested in a well-articulated alternative to how things are made that is respectful of nature and how industrial production should be in the coming decades.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. In this manner these materials can be used over and over w instead of being ” downcycled ” into lesser products, ultimately becoming waste.

Everything is a resource for something else.