Monthly Archives: March 2013

Is our consumption sustainable?

The world’s population is generating waste and consuming resources more than ever. In fact, people are consuming much more than they actually need. For how long the planet is able to keep taking this path?! It seems that no matter how sustainable and resource efficient is a product design, we still need to think about…
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The Importance of Product Repairability

The fast-growing stream of  obsolete, but still functional products is becoming an economic and environmental crisis worldwide these days. Whether it is planned by manufacturers or not, a large proportion of unwanted used products are still functional either with or without minor defects. However do consumers tend to repair broken products and reuse them? What…
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