Sustainability aspects in a Stage-GateŽ model for product development
Design for Environment
Environmental aspects in a Stage-GateŽ model for the chemical industry

Research & Development, R&D

Strategies for eco-efficiency evaluation in research & development should ensure  that sustainability objectives and plans become an integrated part of product and process development. A strategy may consider tools and procedures that could be used in both project realization and follow-up. Checklists and assessment tools are examples of useful tools in research and development processes.