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Design for Planet

Did you know...

80 %
of the environmental impact of products is determined at the design stage.
European Commission, 2012

40 %
of carbon is emitted by the construction industry.
UK Green Building Council

45 %
of required reduction in global greenhouse gases needs to come from everyday products.
Ellen MacArthur Foundation

33 %
of cost-effective climate change mitigation can come from nature-based solutions.
Capitals Coalition


We have identified three areas where Design for Planet is most needed:

  • Designing sustainable and resilient places, with communities

  • Designing products and services that make it easy and inclusive to live more sustainably

  • Designing a circular economy which regenerates natural resources, with Mother Nature

Design for Planet Festival

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