a. What are you trying to accomplish?
To redesign the current packaging of vegetables. To avoid the use of plastic.
b. How can you re-design this product to make it more sustainable? Use the material choices-graph.
Material is single use plastic bags for packaging vegetables. The redesign could be using an alternative to plastic e.g bamboo.
c. What are the sustainable design principles you have to use?
The new product has to be durable, reusable and biodegradable.
d. What are the economic and environmental benefits of your new design?
Environmental benefits would be the reduction in plastic waste and the economical advantage for the company will be reduction in the production of packages.
e. Which circular business model can you adopt instead of linear?
It could adopt a combine hybrid ( refill and long lifetime ) and upcycling
( waste to wealth ) systhem.
f. If you look at the butterfly diagram, to which cycle does your product belong?
It belongs to refurbish/remanufacture/ recycle.