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Sustainable Product Design: Design Inspiration

Resources about eco-friendly product design considerations.


TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. The TEDx program gives communities, organizations and individuals the opportunity to stimulate dialogue through TED-like experiences at the local level. TEDx events are planned and coordinated independently. The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign hosts a TEDx event each spring. Visit TEDxUIUC for more information.

For more TED design videos, visit Design That Matters.

William McDonough on Cradle to Cradle Design

Green-minded architect and designer William McDonough asks what our buildings and products would look like if designers took into account "all children, all species, for all time."