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Using “healthy” materials in product design

When designing for a circular economy, emphasis is often placed on using less materials and materials that are built to last. But what about the impact of the chemicals in those materials? The Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute partnered with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation to add a “Safe and Circular” toolbox to the Circular Design Guide. Read about the importance of using safe materials throughout the design process.