Archives de Tag: LCA

Cradle to cradle

If you have heard about the term and concept of « Life-Cycle Analysis » (LCA) you may have get around with « cradle to grave » but maybe not yet with « cradle to cradle »…

The book of William McDonough and Dr. Michael Braungart on « Cradle to Cradle » developps this concept which designs a new paradign of industrial systems. Basically a key concept is: waste = food. It is closely related to ‘industrial ecology’.

An interesting article to read on this topic: « Rethinking production« .