Design for Environment (or ecodesign) has become increasingly important in the aircraft industry. Embraer, one of the world’s leading aircraft manufacturers, is committed to improve the environmental performance of the developed aircrafts. The roadmap for the strategic implementation of DfE at Embraer, developed based on the application of the Ecodesign Maturity Model (EcoM2), is presented and further discussed in this paper. The paper describes the main projects and activities carried out at the company so to develop robust processes for the development of products with a better environmental performance.
|Title of host publication||Proceedings of EcoDesign 2013 International Symposium|
|Number of pages||4|
|Publisher||Korea National Cleaner Production Center|
|Publication status||Published - 2013|
|Event||EcoDesign 2013. 8th International Symposium on Environmentally Conscious Design and Inverse Manufacturing - Shinville Luxury Resort, Jeju Island, Korea, Republic of|
Duration: 4 Dec 2013 → 6 Dec 2013
Conference number: 8
|Conference||EcoDesign 2013. 8th International Symposium on Environmentally Conscious Design and Inverse Manufacturing|
|Location||Shinville Luxury Resort|
|Country||Korea, Republic of|
|Period||04/12/2013 → 06/12/2013|
Pigosso, D. C. A., Grandi, C. M., & Rozenfeld, H. (2013). Strategic implementation of design for environment at Embraer. In Proceedings of EcoDesign 2013 International Symposium Korea National Cleaner Production Center.