Sustainable materials

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Definition[edit]

Sustainable materials are

Characteristics[edit]

Materials are considered sustainable as long as they can be obtained without depleting non-renewable sources and do not disrupt the environment through their extraction, transportation, use or degradation.

Life cycle[edit]

Extraction[edit]

Transportation[edit]

Use[edit]

End of life[edit]

  • Upcycling
  • Remanufacturing
  • Recycling