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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While the C2C model has influenced the construction or redevelopment of many smaller buildings, several large companies, organisations and governments have cunx implemented the C2C model and its ideas and concepts:. The book uses historical examples such as the Industrial Revolution along with commentary on science, nature, and society.

Sustainable design Environmental design Industrial ecology Sustainable building.

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Archived from the original PDF on 24 July Buildings as trees and sustainable transport both travelers and merchandise? Michael Braungart published The Hannover Principles: It also moderates the internal temperature of the building in order to save energy. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.

The shoe is mass-produced at a manufacturing plant that utilises its waste material by putting it back into the cycle; an example of this is using off-cuts from the rubber soles to make more soles instead of merely disposing of them this is dependent on the technical materials not losing their quality as they are reused.


The Cradle to Cradle model can be viewed as a framework that considers systems as a whole or holistically.

When the user is finished with the item, it can be disposed of and returned to the natural environment; the cost of disposal of waste such as landfill and recycling is eliminated. 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.

For those of us who have a hunger to know what the next great idea will be, this highly readable book captures and challenges the imagination. Archived from the original on 28 February Independence, openness, and transparency are the Institute’s first objectives for the certification protocols.

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Experts in the field of environment protection have questioned ,a practicability of the concept. Archived from the original PDF on 21 August McDonough cjna Braungart responded to this criticism by giving control of the certification protocol to a non-profit, independent Institute called the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute.

For the design theory, see Cradle to Cradle Design. Birth control Family planning Control Overpopulation Zero growth. The use of a C2C model often lowers the financial cost of systems.

It vuna safe to say that every production step or resource-transformation step needs a certain amount of energy. InWilliam McDonough and Dr.


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Tools Intellectual property Organizations Awards. The C2C concept ignores the use phase of a product. It is closely linked with passive solar design in the building industry and with permaculture in agriculture within or near urban environments. Materials can be recuperated for natural uses. The model has been implemented by a number of companies, organizations and governments around the world, predominantly in the European UnionChina and the United States.

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Recyclingindustrial managementenvironmentalism. See for instance the LCA based model of the Eco-costswhich has been designed to cope with analyses of recycle systems. Remaking the Way We Make Things.

The book was published inbefore Jcdonough did assessment and certification, so the polymer has not been assessed in that comprehensive way. According to the Variants of Life Cycle Assessment the entire life cycle of a product or service has to be evaluated, not only the material itself.

I can feel very nice on Michael’s seat covers [24] in the airplane.