Endre søk
RefereraExporteraLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Referera
Referensformat
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Annet format
Fler format
Språk
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Annet språk
Fler språk
Utmatningsformat
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Making an Ecodesign Choice in Project Portfolio Management
KTH, Tidigare Institutioner, Maskinkonstruktion.
KTH, Tidigare Institutioner, Maskinkonstruktion.ORCID-id: 0000-0002-4488-1028
2004 (engelsk)Inngår i: 2004 IEEE EMS International EngineeringManagement Conference: Singapore, 2004Konferansepaper, Publicerat paper (Fagfellevurdert)
sted, utgiver, år, opplag, sider
2004.
HSV kategori
Identifikatorer
URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-5469OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-5469DiVA, id: diva2:9843
Konferanse
2004 IEEE EMS International EngineeringManagement Conference
Merknad
QC 20111216Tilgjengelig fra: 2006-03-14 Laget: 2006-03-14 Sist oppdatert: 2012-03-02bibliografisk kontrollert
Inngår i avhandling
1. Modernising ecodesign: ecodesign for innovative solutions
Åpne denne publikasjonen i ny fane eller vindu >>Modernising ecodesign: ecodesign for innovative solutions
2006 (engelsk)Doktoravhandling, med artikler (Annet vitenskapelig)
Abstract [en]

The focus of environmental work in manufacturing companies has increasingly shifted from end-of-pipe solutions to the environmental performance of products and services. The product development process is central to creating value for customers. This thesis argues that companies can simultaneously create value for consumers and be profitable while taking environmental considerations into account.

Modernising ecodesign means taking advantage of environmental benefits and the innovation potential when developing solutions rather than using ecodesign simply to ensure that legal requirements or customer demands are met. Ecodesign is a strategic issue and should be included in early product development activities, such as for project selection and when setting product targets. There is also need to perform ecodesign according to the characteristics of specific development processes as for radical product development or when developing integrated solutions, using a combination of services and products.

This thesis reports on the findings from five different research studies, all of which adopted a qualitative approach in which the emphasis falls on exploring and creating understanding and meaning. The studies focused on three areas of ecodesign: A) rethinking approaches for manufacturing companies, B) setting environmental project targets and project selection and C) redesign of products.

Recommendations on how to modernise ecodesign have been developed and can be summarised in six points:

• Perform ecodesign both vertically and horizontally in a company.

• Increase interaction between organisational units.

• Take advantage of innovation potential in products, services, user behaviour and the delivery and take-back systems.

• Take environmental considerations into account in the project selection process.

• Set environmental targets for ensuring that environmental considerations are taken when developing innovative solutions.

• Develop ecodesign procedures that fit the characteristics of the development process

sted, utgiver, år, opplag, sider
Stockholm: Maskinkonstruktion, 2006
Serie
Trita-MMK, ISSN 1400-1179 ; 2006:05
Emneord
ecodesign, design for environment, product development, integrated solutions, product service systems
HSV kategori
Identifikatorer
urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-3878 (URN)
Disputas
2006-03-24, Sal D3, Lindstedtsvägen 5, Stockholm, 10:15
Opponent
Veileder
Tilgjengelig fra: 2006-03-14 Laget: 2006-03-14 Sist oppdatert: 2012-03-22

Open Access i DiVA

Fulltekst mangler i DiVA

Personposter BETA

Ritzén, Sofia

Søk i DiVA

Av forfatter/redaktør
Ölundh, GunillaRitzén, Sofia
Av organisasjonen

Søk utenfor DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar

urn-nbn

Altmetric

urn-nbn
Totalt: 135 treff
RefereraExporteraLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Referera
Referensformat
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Annet format
Fler format
Språk
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Annet språk
Fler språk
Utmatningsformat
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf