This document offers a guidance and practical experience for integrating environmental considerations into product system development. Life cycle design seeks to minimize the environmental burden associated with a product's life cycle from raw materials acquisition through manufacturing, use, and end-of-life management.
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Keoleian, Gregory A., Jonathan Koch and Dan Menerey. 1995. Life Cycle Design Framework and Demonstration Projects: Profiles of T&T and AlliedSignal. National Risk Management Research Laboratory, US Environmental Protection Agency. EPA/600/R-95/107.