A circular economy aims to be restorative by design. At the core, the objective is to move away from the “take, make, waste” linear system by designing, using and optimizing products and business models for multiple cycles of disassembly and reuse before conventional recycling.
Design for Longevity
Longevity by design through maintenance, upgrades and modularity.
Design for Service
Access over ownership with performance-based products as a service.
Design for Reuse
Remanufacturing and reuse of products as a whole.