Chapter 2 – Theoretical Frame of Circular Economy Education, Plastic Craftwork and Tinkering
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Principles

  • The avoidance of harmful substances,
  • The minimization of energy and resource consumption in transportation and production phases,
  • The minimization of energy and resource consumption during product use,
  • The design of products for ease of repair and expansion,
  • The extension of product lifecycles,
  • The minimization of product weight,
  • The fortification of products against external adversities,
  • The use of materials that can be reincorporated whenever feasible,
  • The avoidance of complex, multi-material items that pose recycling challenges,
  • The pursuit of simplified, modular design,
  • The perpetual enhancement of processes and products.