Environmentally Conscious Mechanical Design

Environmentally Conscious Mechanical Design

Editor(s): Myer Kutz

Published Online: 23 MAR 2007

Print ISBN: 9780471726364

Online ISBN: 9780470168202

DOI: 10.1002/9780470168202

About this Book

The first volume of the Wiley series, Environmentally Conscious Mechanical Design focuses on the foundations of environmental design - both understanding it and implementing it.  Coverage includes the important technical and analytical techniques and best practices of designing industrial, business, and consumer products that are environmentally friendly and meet environmental regulations.  Topics covered include, Optiizing Designs; Design for Environment (DFE) practices, guidelines, methods and tools; Life Cycle Assessment and Design; Reverse Engineering; ISO 14000 and Environmental Management Systems (EMS) standards and others.

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 1

      Design for Environment (DfE): Strategies, Practices, Guidelines, Methods, and Tools (pages 1–24)

      Daniel P. Fitzgerald, Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Peter A. Sandborn, Linda C. Schmidt and Thornton H. Gogoll

    3. Chapter 2

      Product Design for Sustainability: A New Assessment Methodology and Case Studies (pages 25–65)

      I. H. Jaafar, A. Venkatachalam, K. Joshi, A. C. Ungureanu, N. De Silva, K. E. Rouch, O. W. Dillon and I. S. Jawahir

    4. Chapter 4

      Fundamentals and Applications of Reverse Engineering (pages 127–159)

      Kemper E. Lewis, Michael Castellani, Timothy W. Simpson, Robert B. Stone, William H. Wood and William Regli

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